Transgressive Segregation for Increased Levels of Adult Plant Resistance to Mildew in Oats

  • I. T. Jones
  • H. W. Roderick
Part of the World Crops: Production, Utilization, Description book series (WCPU, volume 12)


Powdery mildew (Erysiphe graminis avenae) is the most serious foliar disease of oats in Britain. It can cause up to 40% loss in grain yield(l,2), and probably accounts for an average loss of 5–10% annually.


Powdery Mildew Adult Plant Resistance Transgressive Segregation Foliar Disease Mildew Race 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. T. Jones
    • 1
  • H. W. Roderick
    • 1
  1. 1.Welsh Plant Breeding StationDyfed, WalesUK

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