Infection sites of <i>Sclerotium cepivorum</i> on onion roots

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  • K.L. McLean
  • A. Stewart

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https://doi.org/10.30843/nzpp.2000.53.3662

Abstract

Onion (Allium cepa) root infection by Sclerotium cepivorum was examined in two glasshouse bioassays In the first bioassay the effect of sclerotial depth was examined Sclerotia placed at 1 10 and 20 cm depths in soil filled planter bags germinated and infected onion roots at 5 7 and 13 weeks after planting respectively The second bioassay determined that the severity of infection varied when sclerotia were placed at the stem base along the length of a root and at the root tip After 22 weeks a greater (P<005) number of stem base infections led to total plant collapse compared to infections occurring along the length of the root or at the root tip

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2000-08-01

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McLean, K.L., and A. Stewart. “Infection Sites of &lt;i&gt;Sclerotium cepivorum&lt;/i&gt; On Onion Roots”. New Zealand Plant Protection 53 (August 1, 2000): 118–121. Accessed December 6, 2022. https://journal.nzpps.org/index.php/nzpp/article/view/3662.

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