Guidelines for minimising latent grey mould (Botrytis cinerea) in cut flowers and pot plants

This factsheet summarises information on latent Botrytis to help growers, packhouse and retailer businesses reduce the risk of supply chain disruption due to the disease. Sections focus on:

  • Sources of the pathogen
  • Pathogen detection
  • Assessing the risks of infection
  • Controlling the disease

The information was updated in 2009.

Useful links

Find out more about managing humidity levels to minimise Botrytis

Find out about managing Botrytis in heated crops

Find out about managing Botrytis in unheated crops