Characterisation and detection of Pythium and Phytophthora species associated with grapevines in South Africa

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Replant and decline diseases of grapevines not only cause quantitative and qualitative yield losses, but also result in extra costs when vineyards have to be replanted. This study investigated the role of Pythium and Phytophthora in the decline syndrome in South Africa by determining (1) the species associated with nursery and established vines, and (2… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10658-011-9791-5

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@article{Spies2011CharacterisationAD, title={Characterisation and detection of Pythium and Phytophthora species associated with grapevines in South Africa}, author={Christoffel Frederik Jakobus Spies and Mark Mazzola and A McLeod}, journal={European Journal of Plant Pathology}, year={2011}, volume={131}, pages={103-119} }