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Blc. disease ID ?

This is a discussion on Blc. disease ID ? within the Orchid Ailments / The Compost Pile forums, part of the Orchid Culture category; Can any one ID this disease of a Blc. Greenwich 'Killarney' and is there any ...

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    Can any one ID this disease of a Blc. Greenwich 'Killarney' and is there any way to treat it? it's lost three leaves an two P-bulbs. I bought it mail order last month from a dealer who shall remain nameless.
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    Ive had this and its very rampart within the plant that has it.I dont know the name of the problem but treat with a strong fungicide.rise the temp,and lower the humidity.

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    It looks like a rot as Cercospora can cause. Use a fongicide as orchid-man say. Maybe it should be better to save only the best p-bulbs (without rot) and to treat with fongicide ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mark V View Post
    Can any one ID this disease of a Blc. Greenwich 'Killarney' and is there any way to treat it? it's lost three leaves an two P-bulbs. I bought it mail order last month from a dealer who shall remain nameless.

    I hope you have sent this picture and a very angry letter to the vendor!

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