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    • Keywords


      Powdery Mildew; Vegetative Mycelium; Powdered Sulphur; Piper Betle; Slight Touch

    • Abstract


      The fungus causing powdery mildew of betel vines is described as a new species ofOidium. The symptoms of the disease, which is localised at Bassein and Kelva Mahim in Thana District of Bombay Province, are described. Powdery mildew can be easily checked by dusting betel vines with finely powdered sulphur.

    • Author Affiliations


      B N Uppal1 M N Kamat1 M K Patel1

      1. College of Agriculture, Poona
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