Medicinal Plants

  • P. Parvatha Reddy


Economic importance and losses, symptoms/damage, pre-disposing factors, epidemiology, survival and spread, and biointensive integrated management of insect and mite pests, fungal, bacterial, viral/mycoplasma diseases, nematode pests, and disease complexes of medicinal crops (coleus, ashwagandha, sarpagandha, aloe, soda apple, kacholam, and henbane) using physical methods, cultural methods, botanical pesticides, chemical pesticides, bioagents, arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, and host resistance are discussed.


Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungus Bacterial Wilt Ralstonia Solanacearum Meloidogyne Incognita Macrophomina Phaseolina 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Former DirectorIndian Institute of Horticultural ResearchBangaloreIndia

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