What is Verticillium Wilt?

This disease is difficult to control as the fungus spreads internally throughout the plant.

What is Verticillium Wilt?

What is Verticillium wilt?

This soil-borne fungal disease can affect many fruit, vegetables, and ornamental plants. The fungi enter through their root systems and travels upwards in the water-conducting tissues causing wilting of the upper parts due to water stress. Infection causes dieback and the leaves to wilt.

What plants are affected by Verticillium wilt?


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