How to control rose midge

liane_z4_canada(4)July 24, 2006

Hello,

I have quite an infestation. I am trying to find a way to get them under control. I have used rose dust but it has done little to stop them. I was wondering if their is an organic method.

Please give me advice.

Liane

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diane_nj 6b/7a

Here is an older article: Organic Treatment for Rose Midge?.

Also, do a search over on the Antique Roses forum, there is an older article over there that discusses mostly non-organic treatments, but a couple of responses mention using a barrier method (plastic on top of the soil around the rose bush) to prevent midge from getting from the soil to the tops of the plants.

    Bookmark   July 25, 2006 at 11:41AM
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