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Cover for Diseases of temperate horticultural plants.

This book contains 25 chapters focusing on the various diseases of temperate fruit crops, vegetables, ornamentals and grasses, their characteristic symptoms and their causal agents (fungi, bacteria and viruses). The various measures used in the control of these pathogens are also presented.

Author(s)
George, R. A. T.; Fox, R.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937737)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Virus diseases of ornamentals.

This chapter presents figures that illustrate examples of the macroscopic symptoms caused by some of the viruses which infect ornamental plant species: Tomato spotted wilt virus on begonia; Carnation necrotic fleck virus (formerly known as Carnation streak virus); Arabis mosaic virus on elder (...

Author(s)
Fox, R. T. V.; George, R. A. T.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937737)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Fungal pathogens of ornamentals: ascomycota.

This chapter describes some diseases (including postharvest diseases) of ornamental plants caused by Ascomycota, including their symptoms and causal agents (including seedborne and soilborne). Some control measures are given, such as use of fungicides, cultural methods, and resistant cultivars.

Author(s)
Fox, R. T. V.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937737)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Bacterial pathogens of ornamentals, including mycoplasmas.

This chapter describes some diseases (including storage decay) of ornamental plants caused by bacteria, including mycoplasmas. Information is given on the disease symptoms, causal agents and control measures, including the use of bactericides, cultural methods, biological control agents, and...

Author(s)
Fox, R. T. V.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937737)
Type
Book chapter