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Brown rot can cause shoot blight. (Photo: K. Peter)
Tree Fruit Diseases - Brown Rot, Fire Blight, Root Rots - Articles Articles
With peach season in full swing, mid-season management strategies are reviewed. More
Source: Bugwood.org
Tree Fruit Disease - Phytophthora Collar, Crown and Root Rots - Articles Articles
Phytophthora collar, crown, and root rots, Phytophthora cactorum, continue to be a major cause of tree death in Pennsylvania orchards. These rots can affect both pome and stone fruit. More
Left: gray mold; right: anthracnose fruit rot.
Strawberry Disease - Fruit Rot Protection Begins at Bloom - Articles Articles
Our two main targets for bloom time protection of strawberries are gray mold/ Botrytis fruit rot, and, if you are growing susceptible varieties like Chandler, anthracnose fruit rot. More
Paul Bachi, University of Kentucky Research and Education Center, Bugwood.org
Fungal Root Rots And Chemical Fungicide Use - Articles Articles
Root rots of floricultural and woody ornamental crops are one of the most important causes of crop loss. More
H.J. Larsen, Bugwood.org
Apple Crown and Collar Rot - Articles Articles
Crown rot, caused by fungi in the genus Phytophthora, is a major cause of tree death in orchards. The disease often occurs on heavy, poorly drained soils, and certain rootstocks are more susceptible. More
Cross-wall near base of branch
Rhizoctonia - Articles Articles
Rhizoctonia, a soil-borne fungus, is known to cause root rots, stem rots, damping-off and, in some cases, a blight of leaves. More