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Damping-off in forest nurseriesAuthor(s): Carl Hartley
Source: Bulletin No. 934. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture. 99 p.
Publication Series: Other
Station: Washington Office
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DescriptionDamping-off is the commonest English name for a symptomatic group of diseases affecting great numbers of plant species of widely separated phylogenetic groups. It is commonly used for any disease which results in the rapid decay of young succulent seedlings or soft cuttings. Young shoots from underground rootstocks may also be damped-off before they break through the soil.
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CitationHartley, Carl. 1921. Damping-off in forest nurseries. Bulletin No. 934. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture. 99 p.
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