Disinfection in Apricot Cultivation



Scientific name:

Prunus armeniaca

Soil type:

Deep, well-drained


Cold tolerant (Around 7 oC)


6.0 – 8.0


ALSTASAN SILVOX (Silver Hydrogen Peroxide based Biodegradable Agriculture Disinfectant) addresses the following areas of concern without causing harmful/toxic effects.


Method of application:

Regular treatment by Drip method:

This disinfectant is added to irrigation water and fed to the soil bed through a drip line. It is advised to repeat this process once in every 15 days for disinfection in apricot cultivation.

  • Botrytis cinerea, Sclerotinia sclerotiorum, Monolinia sp. causes Jacket rot identified by brown discolouration of fruits from the inside
  • Dieback identified by stunted withered leaves, with dark blights on wood, is caused by Eutypa lata

Regular treatment by Spray method:

A solution of the disinfectant is sprayed on the plants once in every 7-15 days helps in treating:

  • Phytophthora sp. causes Phytophthora root and crown rot that reduces plant growth with bright coloured fruits subject to tanning. The decay symptoms gradually turn into cankers
For knowing the exact dosage and method of application for your given requirement, please refer to our Chemtex representative or email us your requirement at silvox@silverhydrogenperoxide.com or call us at +91-896-111-1111


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