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Abstract

Identification of a Cucumber mosaic virus subgroup II strain associated with virus-like symptoms on Hosta in Ohio.

Abstract

This paper reports on the identification of a Cucumber mosaic virus (CMV) subgroup II strain associated with mottle and spotting symptoms on Hosta spp. cv. Cynthia. This is thought to be the first report of CMV infecting Hosta in Ohio, USA.