Jump to Main Content
- Sardella, Davide; Muscat, Arianne; Brincat, Jean-Pierre; Gatt, Ruben; Decelis, Stephen; Valdramidis, Vasilis
- International journal of fruit science 2016 v.16 no.4 pp. 351-377
- Phytophthora; Rhizopus; environmental factors; fungi; gray mold; harvesting; microbial growth; oxygen; pH; pears; powdery mildew; temperature; water activity
- ... In this article a detailed review of the fungal diseases that can affect pear fruit is provided. Each section comprises a complete description of the fungi responsible for the diseases and the symptoms they produce on the pears. The majority of pear fungal diseases, including blue mold, grey mold, bitter rot, black spot, brown rot, bull’s eye rot, Phytophthora rot, pink mold rot, powdery mildew, R ...