Evaluation of Brassica carinata accessions for resistance to black rot (Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris)


Tonguc M. , GRIFFITHS P.

HORTSCIENCE, cilt.39, ss.952-954, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 39 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Doi Numarası: 10.21273/hortsci.39.5.952
  • Dergi Adı: HORTSCIENCE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.952-954

Özet

Black rot, caused by Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris (Pam.) Dawson (Xcc), is a major bacterial disease of Brassica oleracea L. vegetables. In this study the related species Brassica carinata Braun (ethiopian mustard), which can be used to generate interspecific crosses with B. oleracea was evaluated for resistance to Xcc. Fifty-four accessions and susceptible control plants were wound inoculated with four isolates of Xcc race 4 at the juvenile stage. Of the 54 accessions tested, A 19182 and A 19183 exhibited no symptoms when inoculated with Xcc for all plants tested, and the accessions including PI 199947, PI 199949 and PI 194256 segregated for resistance to Xcc.