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- Shishkoff, N.; Bruckart, W.L.
- Biological control 1996 v.6 no.1 pp. 57
- infection; Centaurea solstitialis; Centaurea calcitrapa; weed control; biological control; Puccinia; water stress; longevity; leaves; Chondrilla juncea; Puccinia chondrillina; mycoherbicides
- ... The effect of water stress and disease damage to Centaurea solstitialis (yellow starthistle) and C. calcitrapa (purple starthistle) caused by isolates of the rust Puccinia jaceae was investigated under greenhouse conditions. Inoculated and noninoculated plants were placed under water stress, defined as reversible wilting; control plants received normal daily watering. Effects of drought stress and ...