Wilting is the outward expression of bacterial wilt of cucumber and related plants in the Cucurbitaceae, the cucumber family. This includes squash, pumpkins, gourds, muskmelons, and wild cucumbers. Watermelon, another relative, is relatively resistant. The causal organism is Erwinia tracheiphila.
KeywordsCausal Organism Bacterial Wilt Wilt Disease Cucumber Plant Related Plant
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