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Abstract

Diseases of asparagus.

Abstract

The main plant diseases of asparagus in Slovenia and their control are briefly described. They include Fusarium spp. Puccinia asparagi, Botrytis cinerea, Stemphylium botryosum [Pleospora herbarum], Rhizoctonia violacea [Helicobasidium purpureum], asparagus 1, 2 [asparagus 2 ilarvirus] and 3 viruses, and tobacco streak ilarvirus.