Basal Rot

Trichoderma

November 3, 2009
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Trichoderma

BASAL ROT n – folder 7.doc Hi all,   For those interested in finding out more on trichoderma see John McLennan’s article in the NZ Daffodil Annual 2009.  He outlines…

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basal rot and tulips

October 15, 2009
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Basal rot is caused by a fungus called fusarium oxysporum spp narcissus, which lives in the soil. (See Dr. Ted Snazelle’s book, “Daffodil Diseases and Pests”, available from ADS.) It…

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Basal rot and tulips

I’ve got an area that has developed a basal rot problem.  I removed all daffodils this year and plan to rest the area for a couple of years.  Can I…

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Organic approach

September 27, 2009
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The NYTimes article about Harvard’s organic approach is useful, although necessarily general for newspaper purposes. I have been doing a lot of internet research over the past few years, and…

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Fw: dig & divide questions

June 21, 2009
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  Subject: dig & divide questions Date: Sat, 20 Jun 2009 10:52:55 -0400Morning everyone, I’m doing an overdue “dig and divide” operation on my daffodils and have some questions: Keith…

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Bulb Fly photos

Keith’s reference to bulb flies on Google brought me to check: http://images.google.com/images?client=safari&rls=en-us&q=carpenter%20bees&oe=UTF-8&um=1&ie=UTF-8&sa=N&hl=en&tab=wi And, similar image searches for “Daffodil virus” or “Daffodil basal rot” or “Daffodil stem nematode” are all much…

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