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Stem Rust Fungicide

Puccinia graminis Fungicide

Description of Stem Rust (Puccinia graminis):
Stem rust is a type of turf rust that affects the stem of the turfgrass. It first appears as a light-yellow or greenish flecking on the leaf blade, but eventually become enlarged. It is a common disease that is the most severe on Kentucky bluegrass, tall fescue, perennial ryegrass, and zoysia.
According to the manufacturer approved labels: The following 2 fungicides, applied at the listed application rates, will control Stem Rust.
Preventative
Curative
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Broadcast Treatment
Label Rate:
2 lbs per 1,000 sqft
Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 5000 square feet
at a cost of
$3.24 per 1,000 sqft
Preventative
Curative
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Broadcast Treatment
Application Interval:
14 - 28 days
Label Rate:
2 - 4 lbs per 1,000 sqft
Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 7500 - 15000 square feet
at a cost of
$5.64 - $11.29 per 1,000 sqft
Instructions:
Begin applications when conditions are favorable for disease infection, prior to disease symptom development.