COVID-19 UPDATE: We are still open and taking bookings, and will continue to carry out treatments that are booked in until the situation changes. Please note, treatments can take place without any physical contact with the tree owner, and all communication and payments will take place electronically. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any concerns.
Elm Savers

Soil and Stem Treatments for Phytophthora Disease Complex

Phytophthora species affects a wide range of ornamental plants, in many cases tree injection it not possible and other treatments methods are required.

Soil drench or stem spray applications with effective chemistries can control this disease in a wide range of plant species.

Results are demonstrated in the recovery sequence of a Portuguese Laurel in a hedge situation; this disease will spread to the surrounding shrubs and destroy the entire hedge.

Treatments-for-Phytophthora
Before at treatment: January 29th 2007.
Treatments-for-Phytophthora
After: May 26th 2009.

Our treatments focus on the disease and its associated complexes, they are also effective against Armillaria Luteobublina .
All chemistries used in our treatments have been laboratory tested In Vitro for efficacy against a wide variety of pathogens.

Elmsavers has over 30 years experience in horticultural and arboricultural pest and disease control. Elmsavers offers a wide range of treatment options for elm trees and other plants, including tree (or trunk) injection, canopy spraying and soil injection.

Contact Elmsavers on (03) 9723 1779

Posted at 07 Aug 2015, 10:27 pm by Steve Parton