In young melon, cucumber and watermelon plants: damping-off, stem collapse and death may occur. In older plants: yellowing, stunting, wilting and death. The disease occurs wherever cucurbits are grown.
Use a biofungicide as a soil drench on newly sown seeds, transplants and established plants. Do not allow soil to thoroughly dry out. We recommend Root Guardian™ Biofungicide for Soilborne Diseases. Maintaining soil pH at 6.5 to 7.0 helps. Test soil pH; if it is too acid, use Quik-Cal™ Pelletized Calcium to raise pH.
Root Guardian™ Biofungicide
Fungal soilborne disease can stop seeds from germinating before they even start, but Root Guardian™ has your seedlings' back! Designed for application to seeds, plant roots and soil during planting, Root Guardian protects roots from...
Quik-Cal™ Pelletized Calcium
Facing problems like blossom-end rot in your tomatoes, or bitter pits in your apples? Quik-Cal™ Pelletized Calcium can help. Calcium helps maintain the balance of the soil, neutralizes cell acids, and is essential for strong cell walls....