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Table 9 Effect of water washing on resistance of pepper leaves against Phytophthora capsici induced by the mycelium extract of Humicola phialophoroides KVF-2 B6 a

From: Multiple resistance-activating substances produced by Humicola phialophoroides isolated from soil for control of Phytophthora blight of pepper

Treatment Infection rate (%) Lesion size (mm)b
Washing 24 h after treatment 30 2 b
No washing after treatment 10 1 b
Washing right after treatment 100 15 a
No treatment (control) 100 15 a
  1. aExtract was spread on five test circles on each of the two leaves three times within 1 h and inoculation was performed on each circle after 24 h.
  2. bValues followed by the same letter are not significantly different using Fisher’s least significant difference test at P = 0.05.