Stem Canker of Carnations

Sub Clover Root Rot.

Fusarium avenaceum and Fusarium graminearum

Description:

Species Affected:

Carnations, Clover.

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Management and Control:

Fumigate soil if it has previously grown Carnations.
Plant resistant varieties.
Plant disease free stock.
Remove and destroy all plants as soon as they show symptoms.
Apply fungicides.

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