Phytophthora species are important soilborne, fungus-like pathogens that attack the root systems, trunk, and fruit of citrus trees at any age. The front of this identification sheet includes images of healthy and infested roots and descriptions of leaf and root symptoms. The back lists sampling procedures: soil collection, soil testing, and diagnosing phytophthora.
- DOI: doi.org/10.32473/edis-ss645-2019
- Program Area: Integrated Pest Management
- Evan Johnson
- Jamie Burrow