Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Nematode resistance in peaches: Resistance to two widespread species of root-knot nematode ranged from almost immunity to none in peach seedling study

Authors

C. J. Hansen
B. F. Lownrbery
C. O. Hesse

Authors Affiliations

C. J. Hansen is Pomologist, University of California, Davis; B. F. Lewisberry is Assistant Nematologist. University of California, Davis; C. O. Hesse is Pomologist, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 10(9):5-11. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n09p5. September 1956.

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Abstract

Two species of gall-forming root-knot nematodes—Meloidogyne incognita var. acrita and M. javanica—seem to be the most widespread of several kinds that parasitize California peaches. Consequently, first efforts toward selection of nematode-resistant rootstocks have been directed against these nematodes.

Hansen C, Lownrbery B, Hesse C. 1956. Nematode resistance in peaches: Resistance to two widespread species of root-knot nematode ranged from almost immunity to none in peach seedling study. Hilgardia 10(9):5-11. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n09p5

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