'White Rust' Dossier (updated
10 December 2012
to late summer is typically the
time of year when U.K. chrysanthemum growers anticipate the annual
battle with White Rust. The aim of this page is to bring together in one place all manner of
information about white rust, some information may be myth and
legend some may be factual and based on scientific proof, sometimes
it's difficult to tell one from the other!
This simple page represents an
assembly of information from
various sources, there are also
some suggested keywords for typing into search engines such as Google, to help
you do your own research.
Share your experiences
If you have an experience with white rust that you wish to share please
let me know and we will find a way to include it.
The White Rust Dossier will
be updated as new
information becomes available.
It has not been possible to verify the accuracy of the information sources presented
here, they are simply pointers to what is available - you should
make up your own mind how relevant the information is to your circumstances. No
responsibility can be accepted for how you interpret the information
or select chemicals or other products. It is your responsibility to follow
manufacturers instructions and take appropriate precautions when handling and
spraying chemicals, including understanding the possibility of side effects from
use of chemicals.
Note: above list is neither definitive or exhaustive.