Bud Rot of Areca Palms in Mysore

@article{Thirumalachar1946BudRO,
  title={Bud Rot of Areca Palms in Mysore},
  author={M. J. Thirumalachar},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1946},
  volume={157},
  pages={106-107}
}
IN Hirethota, a village near Thirthahalli, Mysore State, a serious disease of areca palms has been rampant for the past fifty years. Locally the disease goes by the name ‘hidimundige’, which literally means the thinning out or tapering of the crown, gradually dwindling in diameter. But actually the disease in no way resembles the tapering stem wilt, better… CONTINUE READING