Agriculture: Pomegranate Pest Management Guidelines

Fungicide Efficacy

Fungicide Resistance risk (FRAC group number) Alternaria
fruit rot
Botrytis fruit rot/
gray mold
Preharvest
Merivon* medium (7/11) 2 2 (3)
Ph-D high (19) 2 2 (3)
Postharvest
BioSpectra, CeraFruta*** medium (48) 0 3
Penbotec/Pyrimethanil*** high (9) 1 4
Scholar/FDL*** high (12) 0 4
Rating: 5 = excellent and consistent, 4 = good and reliable, 3 = moderate and variable, 2 = limited and/or erratic, 1 = minimal and often ineffective, 0 = ineffective.
*   Pending registration in California.
*** In California, postharvest fruit registration only.

Acknowledgment: Adaskaveg et al., 2022. Fungicides, Bactericides, Biocontrols, and Natural Products for Deciduous Tree Fruit and Nut, Citrus, Strawberry, and Vine Crops in California. (PDF)

Text Updated: 03/22