Garden Plants and Their Problems
ENEMY DAMAGE CONTROL
Pumpkin see Squash for enemies.
Quince
Follow apple spray schedule for scales, aphids, caterpillars, codling moth,
curculio, etc.
Japanese beetle Foliage skeletonized. Use special rotenone-rosin
    spray.
Fire blight Branches die; leaves red- Cut out.
  dish brown.  
Leaf blight See Hawthorn.  
Quince rust Fruits, twigs distorted. Remove red-cedars, alter-
    nate host.
Radish
Cabbage mag- Seedlings wilt. Dust soil along row with
got   5% chlordane.
Flea beetles Numerous small holes in Dust with rotenone or
  leaves. methoxychlor.
Raspberry
Rose and other Round white scales on Cut out infested canes; dor-
scales canes. mant lime-sulfur spray.
Borers-cane Wilting of tips or whole DDT on canes and crown.
and crown canes. Very fond of fruit Use special rotenone-rosin
Japanese and foliage. spray.
beetles
Raspberry fruit- Wormy fruit. Use special rotenone-rosin
worm   spray.
Anthracnose Small gray spots on canes, Spray with Fermate or bor-
  leaves. deaux mixture before blos-
    soms open and after
    harvest.
Spur blight Canes gray, dark spots on Dormant lime-sulfur or El-
  petioles. getol spray; spray with Fer-
    mate as for anthracnose.
Mosaic Leaves mottled, curled. Rogue diseased plants.
Crown gall See Blackberry.  
Orange rust See Blackberry.  
Redbud (Cercis)
(Judas tree)
Canker, die- Branches wilt. Cut out diseased portion;
back   sterilize pruning tools.



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