Multiplex varsha When the fungus comes in contact with the insect body invades and kills. The product is available in liquid & powder form.
Multiplex varsha (Verticillium lecanii) eventually grows out through the cuticle & sporulates on the outside of the body. Infected insects appear as white to yellowish cottony particles. The fungal mycelium of Verticillium lecani produces a cyclodepsipeptide toxin called bassianolida & other insecticidal toxin dipilolinic acid, which kills the insects in 4 to 6 days.
Foliar Spray: Dissolve @ 2 ml or 10 gm of Multiplex Varsha in one liter of water and apply on both sides of the leaves.
Liquid based 3 liter/acre and Carrier based 3 to 5 kg/acre