Disinfection in Watermelon Cultivation

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Watermelon

Scientific name:

Citrullus lanatus

Soil type:

Light, well-drained, organic matter rich

Temperature:

18 – 28 o C

pH:

6.0 – 7.0  

 

ALSTASAN SILVOX (Silver Hydrogen Peroxide based Biodegradable Agriculture Disinfectant) addresses the following areas of concern without causing harmful/toxic effects.

 

Method of application:

Regular treatment by Drench method:

A fair dilution of the disinfectant is made and the solution is drenched to each plant every 15-30 days. Helps in treating the following diseases:

  • Fusarium oxysporum causes wilting of plants with a dull gray foliage; vascular tissues have a red discolouration
  • Pseudomonas syringae causes thin water soaked lesions which expand between the leaf veins; in humid conditions, lesions ooze a milky substance that dries to form a white crust, and tans eventually; the center cracks, leaving leaf holes

Regular treatment by Spray method:

A solution of the disinfectant is made and sprayed on the plants once in every 7-15 days helps in treating:

  • Fusarium oxysporum causes wilting of plants with a dull gray foliage; vascular tissues have a red discolouration
  • Pseudomonas syringae causes thin water soaked lesions which expand between the leaf veins; in humid conditions, lesions ooze a milky substance that dries to form a white crust, and tans eventually; the center cracks, leaving leaf holes
For knowing the exact dosage and method of application for your given requirement, please refer to our Chemtex representative or email us your requirement at silvox@silverhydrogenperoxide.com or call us at +91-896-111-1111

 

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