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your plants healthy by checking them daily for powdery mildew. If
you note a white powdery substance on any part of your plant then
know this is a sign of fungus and it is best to treat your plants,
soil and all plants that are in the same garden location
a soap treatment for the powdery mildew, here is list of ingredients.
1-cup baking soda
drops or unscented dish washing liquid
all of the these ingredients in your garden sprayer. Stir well to
make sure everything is blended. Then using a pump garden sprayer
treat the plant foliage for powdery mildew fungus. For an even spray
stand 8 to 10 inches away and spray the plant and soil.
all parts of the plant with solution. Treat all plants that are
susceptible to the powdery mildew.
to watch foliage for powdery mildew. Repeat treatment as needed.
Another fungicide for your garden beds that are close to an area that is infected with powdery mildew or black spot is sulfur dust used as a garden spray treatment.
8 tablespoons of the sulfur dust with a gallon of water. Put water
and sulfur mixture in a gallon size yard and garden sprayer.
in the morning before the heat of the day, spray your plants and the
soil in the garden, saturate the garden area with the sulfur formula and
leave it set for 20 minutes. Then with your garden hose rinse away
the sulfur so that it does not harm your plants when sun comes out.