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Citrus crop calendar for july month

Citrus crop calendar for july  month

Name of  pests/diseases

Damage symptoms

Photo gallery



Leaf miner, Phyllocnistis citrella

Distortion of leaf lamina

Drying  and withering of leaves


Spray methyl parathion @ 2ml/l  OR

Monocrotophos @1.5 ml/l  OR

Carbaryl @ 4g/l at new flush periodically

Citrus butterfly

Papilio demoleus

Defoliation of the plant



Collection and destruction of caterpillars

Spray carbaryl 4g/l  OR

Chlorpyriphos 20 EC @ 2.5 mal/l



Thrips, Rhipiphorothrips cruentatus


Berries develop  corky layer and become brown on maturity




Spray Roger @ 1.5 ml/l  OR

Oxydemeton methyl @ 1.5 ml/l   during flowering and early berry developmental stage


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