The susceptibility of strawberry varieties to Red Core
Review articleOpen access
1951/01/01 Full-length article DOI: 10.1016/S0007-1536(51)80062-7
Journal: Transactions of the British Mycological Society
Using a standardized pot infection technique, experiments showed that rapid and reliable estimates may be made of varietal susceptibility to Red Core disease caused by Phytophthora fragariae Hickman. Comparison of the pathogenicity of a number of isolates of P. fragariae to three varieties of strawberry, Huxley, Perle de Prague and Auchincruive Climax, established the existence of at least three physiologic races within the species.
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