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 AJPS  Vol.2 No.1 , March 2011
Seedling Blight of Festuca arizonica Caused by Rhizoctonia solani
Abstract: We report here a damping-off disease occurring at the seedling stage of the grass Festuca arizonica (Arizona fescue) that is caused by the soil-borne fungal pathogen Rhizoctonia solani.
Cite this paper: nullM. Reddy and S. Faeth, "Seedling Blight of Festuca arizonica Caused by Rhizoctonia solani," American Journal of Plant Sciences, Vol. 2 No. 1, 2011, pp. 50-51. doi: 10.4236/ajps.2011.21006.
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