Downy Mildew in Cucurbits

A fungal disease, downy mildew affects many plants and appears as yellow to white patches on the upper surfaces of older leaves. On the undersides, these areas are covered with white to grayish, cotton-like fungi. These “downy” masses are most often noticed after rain or heavy dew and disappear soon after sunny weather resumes. As the disease progresses leaves may eventually turn crisp and brown and fall off even though the plant has ample water. Downy mildew occurs mostly in cool, moist weather, usually in early spring or late autumn. This disease overwinters on plant debris and in the soil. Fungal spores can be carried by insects, wind, rain or garden tools.

How to control Downy Mildew in Cucurbits

Chloronil Pro

Chloronil Pro - PACKSHOT

720g/L Chlorothalonil Chloronil Pro is a broad spectrum protectant fungicide for the control of a range of diseases in fruit, vegetable,… Read More

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Mancozeb DG

Manozeb DG Tub 2Kg

Mancozeb DG is a dry flowable preventative fungicide formulation for the control of certain fungal diseases in ornamentals and turf. Economical crop… Read More

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Unizeb 750 DF

UniZeb 750 DF bag

Unizeb is a dry flowable preventative fungicide formulation for the control of certain fungal diseases of fruit, vegetables, ornamentals and turf.… Read More

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Zineb

Zineb fungicde bag

Zineb is a general purpose fungicide for turf, fruit tress, vegetables and ornamentals Economical crop protection from downy mildew, rust, leaf… Read More

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Copper Oxychloride Cobox

COPPER OXY actual pack

Copper Oxychloride Cobox is for the control of fungal and bacterial diseases in fruit and vegetable crops, citrus, stone fruit, pome… Read More

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