Fungal diseases of indoor plants
Diseases of indoor plants, the causative agents of which are fungi: anthracnose, ascochitosis, alternaria, powdery mildew, downy mildew, phyllosticosis, septoria, as well as vascular tracheomycotic wilting: fusarium, verticilliasis. Photos and symptoms. Treatment methods for plant diseases: prevention and recommended fungicides. Norms and dosages of drugs.
Viral and bacterial plant diseases
Consider common bacterial infections: rot and bacterial spots, as well as viruses (jaundice, mosaic, curly). Where does the infection come from, why the plants get sick. How to treat and what drugs to use. Is it possible to protect plants from diseases, what preventive measures to use.
If the plant is sick, what to do
Disorders of care are often mistaken for plant diseases. If a flower suffers from drying out of the earth or dry air, this is manifested by drying out of the tips of the leaves, blanching and loss of turgor, and may also be accompanied by the appearance of a mite, causing curling and deformation of the leaves, and the formation of characteristic puncture spots. Therefore, you should not go to extremes and drastically change the conditions of detention, and then, if there is high humidity around the plant, just remember that all possible diseases can threaten it. After all, they are carried with the wind, spray of water, easily carried with tools, hands and on the paws of insects, as well as with water from natural sources.
If a pest is found on one of the plants, then all other plants should be examined immediately. Thrips, for example, easily flies over on its own, other pests, more precisely, their larvae can be transferred to the next plant by insects, through an instrument, through non-disinfected soil or pots.
If some adult pests, if you look closely, can be seen with the naked eye, then their numerous larvae are completely invisible …
Acaricides - remedies for tick control
Acaricides from the Greek. akari tick and lat. caedo I kill - a group of different chemicals from the group of pesticides for the fight against herbivorous ticks, as well as parasites of domestic animals and poultry). The section contains a description of several preparations for the destruction of ticks on indoor and garden plants …
Plant growth stimulants
Growth stimulants are necessary to improve the health of weakened plants damaged during transportation from the store, during hypothermia, as well as to stimulate flowering, increase resistance to diseases …
What are the plant growth stimulants, the mechanism of their action. What drug to choose, how to identify a fake.
Fungicide - from the Latin "fungus" - mushroom - preparations for the destruction of pathogens of fungal and bacterial diseases that affect many indoor and garden plants. The most common fungicides in floriculture are foundazol, topaz, oxychom, hom, maxim, etc.
Seed dressers are one of the protective functions of these drugs. Already during sowing, some of the seeds may die from phytoinfections. Therefore, soaking in a fungicide solution is often included in the pre-sowing treatment, and is imperative to protect the bulbs.
Insecticide - from lat. insectum - insect and caedo - kill, it is the protection of plants from pests.
Pests on indoor and garden plants are able to destroy even the most persistent and unpretentious. The flower gets sick, turns yellow, loses leaves, withers. The most effective insecticides can help the first day of use, usually just one watering or spraying is enough.
Treating plants at home with pesticides
If you have the opportunity to process your flowers outdoors, in the fresh air, take advantage of it. In this case, all safety measures boil down to the fact that you need to work with gloves and an apron, do not use food utensils, do not drink, smoke or eat during work, do not scratch your nose or ear with dirty hands. But if there is no opportunity to take out and spray plants on the street or on an open balcony, many do not see a way out of how to process the plant right in the apartment. In this case, security measures should be much more serious. First, spray the plants in an area that has better ventilation and is easier to ventilate. Someone does it in the bathroom, where there is a good extractor hood, someone else - in a room where you can open a window …
Bona Forte preparations
The most active plant growth occurs in the spring and summer. Nature itself creates optimal conditions for plant development: light, heat, moisture. But this does not mean that plants do not need help. Unfortunately, the same conditions are optimal for the vital activity of insect pests that parasitize plants, which often leads to the death of even a strong crop. During long daylight hours, the plant actively grows, synthesizing its tissues and actively consumes nutrients from the soil …