Evaluation of Chilli genotypes for resistance to powdery mildew caused by Leveillula taurica (Lev.) Arn.

  • Rajesh R. Wankhade M.N. Mohrir Bayer CropScience- Vegetable Seeds
Keywords: Chilli, powdery mildew, resistance


Nineteen genotypes were screened for reaction against powdery mildew disease. Among these, Arka Suphal and Orissa local genotypes were highly resistant. These genotypes may be used in hybridization  programme to develop resistant variety.

Author Biography

Rajesh R. Wankhade M.N. Mohrir, Bayer CropScience- Vegetable Seeds
Hot pepper Breeder
Research Note