Report No. 5:V058
Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus
Fruit rot: Phytophthora capsici

Evaluation of Actigard and fungicides for managing Phytophthora fruit rot of watermelon, 2010.

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First Author: Chandrasekar Kousik, U.S. Vegetable Laboratory, USDA, ARS

Additional Authors: J.A. Thies; H.F. Harrison

Section: Citrus, Tropical, Vegetable, and Misc. Crops


Geographical location: South Carolina, United States

Products Tested: Ridomil Gold; Actigard; Revus; ProPhyt; Kocide 2000; Forum; Presidio; Zampro

Active chemical(s): Mefenoxam; Acibenzolar-S-methyl; Mandipropamid; Potassium phosphite; Copper hydroxide; Dimethomorph; Fluopicolide; Ametoctradin + Dimethomorph

Biological Control:

Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Syngenta; Syngenta; Syngenta; DuPont; BASF Corporation; Valent USA Corporation; BASF Corporation

Publication date: March 28, 2011

The American Phytopathological Society