Three common pests of pistachio in California
AuthorThemis J. Michailides
Author AffiliationsThemis J. Michailides is Assistant Research Plant Pathologist, Department of Plant Pathology, University of California, Berkeley, stationed at Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier.
Hilgardia 44(3):6-8. DOI:10.3733/ca.v044n03p6. May 1990.
Similar symptoms do not always indicate the same problem. Only close examination reveals the difference between early Botrytis and Botryosphaeria blights on pistachio. Later on, Botryosphaeria blight can be confused with an infestation of citrus flat mite.
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