Eradication of noninfectious bud-failure in almonds objective of breeding program
AuthorsDale E. Kester
E. E. Wilson
Authors AffiliationsDale E. Kester is Associate Professor of Pomology, University of California, Davis; E. E. Wilson is Professor of Plant Pathology, University of California, Davis.
Hilgardia 15(6):5-7. DOI:10.3733/ca.v015n06p5. June 1961.
Noninfectious bud-failure, or crazy-top as it is often called, is a disorder that affects certain almond varieties and not others. The disorder occurs extensively in Nonpareil, Peerless, Jordanolo and, to a limited extent, Mission (Texas). It is not known to occur in Ne Plus Ultra, Davey, or IXL.
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