What should be done to prevent and control the diseases and pests of Christmas cactus (Schlumbergera bridgesii)?

We need to remove the rotten part of Christmas cactus (schlumbergra bridgesii) and disinfect it with disinfectant.

Note: Christmas cactus, whose scientific name is schlumbergera bridgesii, is commonly known as thanksgiving cactus.

Christmas cactus (Schlumbergera bridgesii) will have rot disease in the process of daily cultivation.

We need to remove the rotten part and disinfect it with disinfectant.

If the plant suffers from leaf rot, we need to spray the multi fungus elixir every 10 days.

Continuous spraying for about 3 times can effectively treat this disease.

When plants suffer from scale insects, we need to spray them with Omethoate, marathon milk, dichlorvos and other chemicals.

Disease control methods of Christmas cactus (Schlumbergera bridgesii)

1. Rot disease

Rot is one of the diseases and insect pests of Christmas cactus (schlumbergra bridgesii) and its control.

If the wound of Christmas cactus (Schlumbergera bridgesii) is infected, it will suffer from putrefaction in a short time.

At this time, we need to cut off the rotten part in time, and then disinfect the wound with multi bacteria medicine.

We can cure the disease by ventilation in a few days.

2. Leaf rot

When Christmas cactus (schlumbergra bridgesii) suffers from leaf rot, the plant begins to rot gradually.

This will not only affect the beauty of the plant, but also inhibit the growth of the plant.

At this time, we need to spray the multi bacteria elixir every 10 hours.

The leaf rot disease can be effectively improved by spraying for about 3 times.

Pest control of Christmas cactus (Schlumbergera bridgesii)

1. Scale insects

The appearance of scale insects is mainly harmful to the leaves and flower buds of plants.

If not treated in time, it may seriously affect the growth of plants.

At this time, we can choose 25% imiphos to dilute about 800 times for spraying.

We can also use Omethoate, marathon emulsion and other agents to spray, which can also effectively treat this disease.

2. Aphid

Aphids mainly harm the leaves of plants.

And the reproduction speed of this pest is rapid.

Once we find that the plant suffers from this pest, we need to use 700 times of dichlorvos to spray on the pest.

If we use 40% dimethoate emulsion, we can spray it every 10 days.

This can effectively treat this pest.

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