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Tomato powdery mildew.

Abstract

Information is given about tomato powdery mildew, also known as ash colour disease, a disease of tomatoes [Solanum lycopersicum], potatoes [S. tuberosum], brinjal [aubergines; S. melongena] and other plants grown in the greenhouse and plastic tunnels, caused by the fungus Oidium lycopersici.