Podosphaera leucotricha


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Podosphaera leucotricha

[‚päd·ə¦sfī·rə ‚lü·kə′trik·ə]
(mycology)
A fungal plant pathogen that causes apple powdery mildew.
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In the nursery, plants were submitted to a pre-selection process aiming low degree of juvenility (few thorns in the stem), high plant vigor and some resistance to powdery mildew (Podosphaera leucotricha), resulting in the pre-selection of 232 hybrid plants.
against fungal disease and effective against some important pathogens, such as Pithomyces chartarum, Sclerotinia sclerotiorum and Podosphaera leucotricha (Martin, 2005; Roy, 2002).
Against pathogens like Pithomyces, Chart Arum, Sclerotinia sclerotiorum and Podosphaera leucotricha, ABNZ plays an effective role.
Northover J, Schneider KE (1993) Activity of plant oils on diseases caused by Podosphaera leucotricha, Venturia inaequalis and Albugo occidentalis.