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- Yu, M.H.
- Euphytica 1984 v.33 no.3 pp. 633
- Beta vulgaris; Heterodera schachtii; nematode control; pest resistance; Beta procumbens
- ... Fifty-two accessions of the section Patellares wild beet (including 26 Beta patellaris Moq., 13 B. procumbens Chr. Sm and 13 B. webbiana Moq.) and 14 progeny families were selected and tested against sugarbeet cyst nematode, Heterodera schachtii Schm. All Patellares species tested were highly resistant, but not immune, to the development of H. schachtii, after infection. This is the first report t ...