• Please Note: If you have questions about an order you placed, shipping policies, product availability or product returns, please do not use this form. Direct these questions to our customer support center or by calling 866-581-7378.

    Most product questions are answered within 24 hours.
    Not all questions and answers will appear on our website. Thank you for choosing DoMyOwn.com!
  • * (limit 110 characters)
  • (optional)
  • *
  • *
  •   (city, state)
  •     Cancel

Q&A Home

Linda from Coconut Creek, Florida writes,

Italian cypress canker

The symptoms my italian cypress is exhibiting lead me to believe it has canker. Some studies I have researched have shown benomyl to be effective. Since benomyl is not being sold anymore, can you recommend a substitute?


We would really want to be sure exactly what the cause is. You can contact your Local Cooperative Extension Office for an identification. If it is canker, you need to remove any damaged areas. Clearys 3336F Fungicide could work, but it all depends on application timing and the region you are located in. The expert you speak with at your extension office wil be able to assist you with the best application time.

Answer last updated on: 01/24/2015

Was this answer helpful to you? Yes No