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Xanthomonas sp. Causes Bacterial Spot of Rose (Rosa spp.)

Posted by henry_kuska z5 OH ( on
Mon, Feb 24, 14 at 0:12



H.Kuska comment: I wonder if a commercial sunscreen containing zinc oxide (ZnO) and/or titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanoparticles would have any affect. See:

Here is a link that might be useful: link to title article

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RE: Xanthomonas sp. Causes Bacterial Spot of Rose (Rosa spp.)

Interesting prospect Henry, though there's so little evidence about using human products on plants or vice versa. Seems like there'd be a considerable risk for overapplication, since zinc is a trace element for most plants.


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