Resistance in tomato and wild relatives to crown and root rot caused by Phytophthora capsici.

@article{QuesadaOcampo2010ResistanceIT,
  title={Resistance in tomato and wild relatives to crown and root rot caused by Phytophthora capsici.},
  author={Lina M Quesada-Ocampo and Mary K. Hausbeck},
  journal={Phytopathology},
  year={2010},
  volume={100 6},
  pages={619-27}
}
Phytophthora capsici causes root, crown, and fruit rot of tomato, a major vegetable crop grown worldwide. The objective of this study was to screen tomato cultivars and wild relatives of tomato for resistance to P. capsici. Four P. capsici isolates were individually used to inoculate 6-week-old seedlings (1 g of P. capsici-infested millet seed per 10 g of soilless medium) of 42 tomato cultivars and wild relatives of tomato in a greenhouse. Plants were evaluated daily for wilting and death. All… CONTINUE READING
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