Narcissus: Investigation into the effects of a range of potential biocides in hot water treatment

This project examined a range of candidate biocides and physical approaches to try and determine their efficacy and ease of use against stem nematode and Fusarium basal rot.

Read this report to find out about the effects of:

  • Biocides
  • chlorine dioxide

  • hydrogen peroxide

  • didecyl dimethyl ammonium chloride

Physical approaches

  • thermal treatment

  • UV treatment

This information was last updated in 2018.