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Title: Resistance of Twenty-one Sweetgum Families to Botryosphaeria ribis

Author: Filer, T. H. Jr.; Randall, W. K.;

Date: 1978

Source: Plant Disease Reporter 62(1):38-39

Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)

Description: Botryosphaeria ribis caused cankers and branch mortality in all sweetgum (Liquidambar) families inoculated in an open-pollinated progeny test. The highest infection occurred in the 21 sweetgum families inoculated in September (78%), followed by November (54%), and May (43%). There was no significant difference among sweetgum families. Some families were more susceptible than others at certain dates.

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Filer, T. H., Jr.; Randall, W. K. 1978. Resistance of Twenty-one Sweetgum Families to Botryosphaeria ribis. Plant Disease Reporter 62(1):38-39.


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