Pests and Diseases

 

The following pests and diseases have been known to affect the success of growing Ginger. For more information about preventing and controlling them.

Pests

  • Banana aphid
  • Chinese rose beetle
  • Fijiian ginger weevil
  • Ginger maggot
  • Tumeric root scale
  • Nigra scale
  • Cardamon thrips

Diseases

  • Leafspot
  • Stem and Bulb nematode
  • Fusarium yellows
  • Spiral Nematode
  • Root-Knot nematode
  • Rhizome rot
  • Bacterial wilt
  • Root Rot
  • Burrowing nematode
  • Stunt nematode
  • Dagger nematode