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Re: Immunox

The only fungicides I've used extensively are actinovate, bordeaux, and
liquid copper. Actinovate is more specialized, don't think it helps with
powdery mildew (PM) at all. I used Bordeaux so long ago, I don't recall
how much benefit I received from it - probably not as much as I got from
Copper which I continued using for several years. However Copper and
bordeaux and most fungicides are protectants, preventive measures. Until
I looked these up recently I didn't know there were any eradicants for
fungal problems. Immunox is both a protectant and eradicant.

I've heard about using milk and just now looked into it more. This would
be a protectant and we do plan to start early with this. However, I have
one concern. It's milk, yes only 10-30% milk, but doesn't it leave a
residue on the leaves? I know PM looks worse, but plants for sale
shouldn't have a white film on the leaves.

neIN, Zone5

-------------- Original message -------------- 

> kmrsy@comcast.net wrote: 
> > So, does anyone have anything to say about Immunox or some other product that 
> will fit the bill? 
> > 
> > -- 
> > Kitty 
> > neIN, Zone5 
> +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ 
> Don't know about Immunox for mildew, but I do know that weekly/10 days 
> applications of it does wonders against blackspot on roses. 
> How about the milk cure for mildew ? 
> -jrf 
> -- 
> Jim Fisher 
> Vienna, Virginia USA 
> 38.9 N 77.2 W 
> USDA Zone 7 
> Max. 105 F [40 C], Min. 5 F [-15 C] 
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