Black Dot Disease of Potato
Zitter, Thomas A.; Hsu, Louis; Halseth, Donald E.
Black dot disease of potato, caused by the fungus Colletotrichum coccodes, is generally considered to be a weak root pathogen of potato. Recent studies in New York and elsewhere have revealed, however, that this disease must be considered as part of the total disease complex affecting potato.
NYS IPM Type: Vegetables IPM Fact Sheet
New York State IPM Program
Agricultural IPM; Vegetables; Potatoes;