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Wilt and root diseases of Asclepias tuberosa L

Author(s): L. Tsror, M. Hazanovski, O. Erlich and N. Dagityar

Month: Oct
Year: 1997

Journal: Plant Disease
Volume: 81
Issue: 10
Pages: 1203-1205

Article Topic(s): Pathology
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse,Laboratory

Species Referenced: Asclepias tuberosa (Butterflyweed),


Researches the cause of wilting, weak flowering, or death in Asclepias tuberosa plants grown in a production environment. Rchizoctonia sp. and Pythium intermedium were found on diseased samples.

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L. Tsror, M. Hazanovski, O. Erlich and N. Dagityar. "Wilt and root diseases of Asclepias tuberosa L." Plant Disease 81.10 (1997): 1203-1205.

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ISSN: 0191-2917
DOI: 10.1094/PDIS.1997.81.10.1203

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