Indian Phytopathology

, Volume 71, Issue 3, pp 463–464 | Cite as

First report of Orobanche cernua parasitism on Allium sativum in Banda district of Uttar Pradesh, India

  • Gulwaiz AkhterEmail author
  • Tabreiz Ahmad Khan
Short Communication


This study is the first report of nodding broomrape (Orobanche cernua Loefl.) parasitizing garlic (Allium sativum L.) in Banda district of Uttar Pradesh, India. This report deals with the morphological description of Orobanche cernua parasitizing Allium sativum.


Orobanche cernua Allium sativum Botanical description Garlic Haustoria 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Botany, Section of Plant Pathology and NematologyAligarh Muslim UniversityAligarhIndia

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