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Lucknow
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January 1, 2011 - 11:42 pm
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Hi GG,

My tomato plants, which are almost flowering stage are developing curly leaves. I have sprayed Bavistin. Is it OK?  I am confused. Or you suggest something more effective. SOS

 

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January 2, 2011 - 9:24 pm
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Hello Totalview,

Leaf curl could be due to virus attack or deficiency. Leaf are curled upwards or downwards?
Bavistin is a fungicide. It might not help control the vectors that cause Leaf Curl. Do you see whiteflies in your plant?

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January 2, 2011 - 10:26 pm
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CryDear GG,

Leaves are curled upward. I have not observed whiteflies in the plants.

Please suggest

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January 6, 2011 - 4:59 pm
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I think it is leaf curl virus. You can discard the plant if you dont want this to spread to other plants. But if they plant is too big then you can just leave it. It might recover.

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hi, im from bombay, i have a lemon tree of about 5 ft (jus got from the local mali) and it too has curly leaves on it and they r curled downwards on all the new leaves.the mali said the tree is fine, but reading the above post got me worried. 

 

is this 1 infected too. is there anything i can apply on it?

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March 25, 2013 - 7:40 pm

I'm also facing the same problem like OP, curly leaves, thanks for admin and other members for helpful replies.

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RK RAJAGOPALAN
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May 3, 2013 - 12:34 pm
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I have already posted similar problem of curly leaves on one of the tomato plants and your suggestions have been very helpful to me.  Thanks. 

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