Detection of Disease in Mango Trees Using Color Features of Leaves

  • Jibrael JosEmail author
  • K. A. Venkatesh
Part of the Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems book series (LNNS, volume 103)


The goal has been to detect disease in mango trees. This paper compares different approaches to extract color features and check the accuracy and applicability for mango trees. The paper proposes variations which helped in increasing the accuracy of features extracted for mango trees: firstly, a customized method of splitting leaf into layers while doing K-means clustering, and secondly, segmenting the region of interest to blocks to help in applying statistical functions more accurately over a region.


Disease detection Mango trees Color analysis Feature extraction Segmenting Region of interest Neural network 



Access to mango orchards over the years was granted thanks to the owner Mr. Venkatesha Rao S. R. He has an in-depth scientific understanding of challenges orchard owners face in these drought-stricken areas. In the fieldwork phase, authors were assisted by the farm manager Mr. Rajanna.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Christ UniversityBengaluruIndia
  2. 2.Myanmar Institute of Information TechnologyChanmyathaziMyanmar

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