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Author(s):Wene, George P.
Author Affiliation:Associate Entomologist, Arizona Agricultural Experiment Station
Title:Flea beetle damage to dichondra
Source:1967-68 Report on Turfgrass Research [Arizona]. [1968], p. 20.
# of Pages:1
Publishing Information:[Tucson, AZ: The University of Arizona, Turfgrass Research Committee, Agricultural Experiment Station]
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Application methods; Chaetocnema repens; Diazinon; Dichondra; Tetrachlorvinphos; Insecticides; Visual evaluation
Trade Names:Gardona
Abstract/Contents:Briefly presents a study conducted in Tucson, Arizona during 1968 to determine the extent of flea beetle (Chaetocnema) damage to dichondra and the abilities of Gardona and diazinon to control it. Notes that "using a garden hose sprayer the east half of the yard was sprayed with Gardona, [2-choloro-2- (2-4-5 tricholorophenyl) vinyl dimethyl phosphate], at the rate of 0.5 pound per 100 gallons of water (5 gallons spray per 1000 square feet)." Reports that "the diazinon-treated dichondra...masked the dead plants, thereby giving the whole lawn a uniform green color."
Language:English
References:0
Note:Tables
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Wene, G. P. [1968]. Flea beetle damage to dichondra. Rep. Turfgrass Res. [Ariz.]. p. 20.
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