bacterial barn rot (  ) on flue-cured tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum (flue-cured type)) - 1402057

bacterial barn rot

Host: flue-cured tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum (flue-cured type) L.)
Descriptor: Symptoms
Description: During curing or storage, leaves may be rotted or discolored by these bacteria. The symptoms first appear as blackening of the veins or midribs. Large areas or whole leaves may decay. This soft rot bacterium is present in the soil and on green leaves. Barn rot begins when leaves are harvested wet and not properly dried before curing. This bacterium also causes hollow stalk in the field under wet conditions.
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Image location: United States

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Name: R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Slide Set
Organization: R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company
Country: United States

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Image uploaded on Sunday, March 10, 2002
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