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Wilt and root diseases of Asclepias tuberosa L
Author(s): L. Tsror, M. Hazanovski, O. Erlich and N. Dagityar
Journal: Plant Disease
Article Topic(s): Pathology
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse,Laboratory
Species Referenced: Asclepias tuberosa (Butterflyweed),
AbstractResearches 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.
Suggested CitationL. Tsror, M. Hazanovski, O. Erlich and N. Dagityar. "Wilt and root diseases of Asclepias tuberosa L." Plant Disease 81.10 (1997): 1203-1205.