Plant protection

Plant protection

Plant protection (3)

The seedling plants generally bear after 8 yrs and the grafted plants after 3 yrs of planting. The fruiting season lasts about 4 months from Jan-Feb to May- June. The average yield from one tree is about 50-100 fruits per year.

Pink disease, Stem rot, Fruit rot, Budrot : Pruning of affected plants and protecting the cut- ends with Bordeaux paste are recommended.

Shoot borer caterpillars & Jack scale : Spray Ekalux 25% EC @ 0.05%

Mealy bug: Spray lime sulphur or dust sulphur.