Contents tagged with pot plants

20 May 2022

Index of the levy-funded research projects and information on pot plants.

30 June 2021

A combination of cultural and fungicide control measures will provide the best strategy for managing powdery mildews on poinsettia crops.

30 June 2021

Learn more about the pathogens responsible for the various powdery mildews of poinsettia, disease symptoms and optimal conditions for infection to occur.

30 June 2021

Follow the advice in these pages to achieve effective control of powdery mildew diseases on poinsettia crops.

30 June 2021

A combination of cultural and fungicide control measures will provide the best strategy for managing rusts on bedding and pot plants.

30 June 2021

Find out how to identify rust symptoms on infected bedding and pot plants and prevent the introduction and spread of rust diseases.

30 June 2021

Follow the guidance on these pages to achieve effective control of rust diseases in protected ornamental crops.

1 September 2020

This factsheet covers the identification, biology and control of whitefly, both native and quarantine species, that are important pests of protected ornamental crops in the UK.

9 November 2021

This factsheet reports on studies conducted at the Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences in Aarslev where a novel buffering material has been developed that allows for the the growth regulation of protected ornamentals by reduced phosphorus nutrition.

11 March 2022

Read about the management of caterpillar pests on bedding and pot plants

28 August 2020

Grey mould (Botrytis cinerea) can develop suddenly and unexpectedly on various cut flower and pot plant species throughout the supply chain resulting in significant wastage. These guidelines summarise current information on latent botrytis to help growers, packhouses and retailers reduce the risk of supply chain disruption due to the disease.

17 February 2022

This factsheet provides guidelines on the cultural, biological and chemical options for leaf miner control in bedding and pot plant crops.

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