Nodule haustoria and microbial features of Cajanus and Pongamia parasitized by sandal (sandal wood)


A field observation that roots of sandal wood tree (Santalum album (L.)) formed direct haustorial connections with root nodules of nodulating legumes was confirmed by pot culture studies on interaction between sandal wood plants and pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.) or Pongamia glabra Vent. plants. The number of nodules and nitrogen content of plants… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00011116

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