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A brilliant tonic for roses - ensuring lots of healthy foliage and masses of blooms. It prevents black spot and yellowing of the leaves and also helps neutralise the effects of hard (limey) water.
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Black Spot on Roses Remedy
Black spot (Diplocorpon Rosae) is a fungus that manifests itself on Rose Bushes as black spots fringed with yellow rings on both sides of the leaves. If this has happened to your roses, we can help with a black spot on roses remedy.
As the disease spreads, the entire leaf goes from green to yellow and drops to the ground if unchecked the black spot can affect the entire rose garden leaving the appearance of many bare-naked plants.
Need a Black spot on roses remedy ?
Sulphur is the natural enemy of blackspot and powdery mildew diseases. In times when sulphur dioxide was present in the atmosphere, as a result of coal burning fires and industrial pollution, prior to the 1968 Clean air act blackspot was unknown.
Give your roses a regular sulphur treat with Sulphur Rose. Roses love it and so do rose growers. It is brilliant tonic for roses - ensuring lots of healthy foliage and masses of blooms. It prevents yellowing of the leaves and also helps neutralise the effects of hard (limey) water.
Applying Sulphur rose will ensure your roses remain healthy and produce a fabulous display of flowers all summer long. Simply apply to the stems, foliage and surrounding soil.
It is best applied regularly at two to three monthly intervals during the dormant period followed by monthly applications during the leafing and flowering period.It is important to use regularly to keep disease spore at bay.
- Can be applied throughout the year.
- Promotes healthy vigorous growth and profusion of perfect blooms.
- Safe to Bees.
- Safe to pets and wildlife.
- A 250g pack treats up to 20 rose bushes for one years complete programme.
- Our Sulphur Rose formulation is easy and convenient to use, simple sprinkle the Sulphur Rose directly into water, stir and apply.
If you're looking for a remedy for black spot on roses, sulphur is a natural enemy of black spot and powdery mildew on roses. It is common knowledge and in the public domain, that these diseases were less common when sulphur dioxide was emitted by coal fires and industrial pollution prior to the 1968 Clean Air Act.
Prevention of black spot on roses is better than a cure! In early spring rose plants should be sprayed thoroughly with Sulphur Rose, once sprayed the fungal spores cannot germinate in the sulphur film (Sulphur Rose) and therefore cannot get a chance to attack the plant. During the flowering season, roses should be sprayed every month if heavy rainfall sulphur rose should be reapplied.
Alasdair DowlingJul 30, 2020, 09:43Can appreciate the effectveness of the use of sulphur on roses, but at £17.50 for treating 20 roses is extremely expensive, taking into account I have over 300 bushes, so need something more economical. Been using Chronos from South Africa. Maybe I'll just stick to my old remedy of skimmed milk and water. I really need a commercial quantity.Greenacres DirectAug 25, 2020, 09:41Dear Mr Dowling
Thank you for the review, Sulphur Rose priced at £17.50 treats 20 roses for the complete year which equates to £0.875 per rose bush. Rose bushes are very expensive so to maintaining them to a high standard a quality product that works is required - would you put a poor quality oil in a Rolls Royce?.
If you have a large amount of roses i.e 300+ please give us a call and we can supply in bulk - as we do with our rose wholesalers/growers