Fusarium Wilt of Tomato prepared by A.H. Epstein, January 1975

(1975) Fusarium Wilt of Tomato prepared by A.H. Epstein, January 1975. Iowa State University Extension


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Fusarium wilt, one of the most common and damaging diseases of tomatoes , is caused by a soilborne fungus Fusarium oxysporum f. lycospercici. It occurs in field and garden plantings of all sizes and in the greenhouse as well. Incidence or frequency of the disease is highest and damage is most serious in the southern half of Iowa. It is still a major factor in the northern counties. however, especially during abnormally warm, dry growing seasons. This publication is about this topic.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Vegetables, vegetable varieties, horticulture, gardens, tomatoes
Subjects: Agriculture and food production > Crops > Fruits and vegetables
ID Code: 48011
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 27 Feb 2024 16:46
Last Modified: 27 Feb 2024 16:47
URI: https://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/48011