21 Poisonous Mushrooms Names With Pictures

Mushroom is one of most popular fungus with great commercial value. They have umbrella shaped fruiting bodies, typically producing basidiospore of the division Basidiomycota and some Ascomycota. They are eukaryotic, saprophytic, achlorophyllous and heterotrophic thalloid bodies having an absorptive type of nutrition. They grow in warm and humid climates at about 20 to 30 degree…

Khaira Disease Of Rice

Khaira disease Of Rice is micro-nutritional(Zn) deficiency disease characterised by the presence of dusty brown patches on leaves which ultimately undergo necrosis. Img Source: @IRRI This is one of the most common diseases in rice. As it affects the leaf of the plants, the rate of photosynthesis decreases which causes (25-30)% yield loss. The disease…

Horizontal And Vertical Resistance In Plants

Horizontal And Vertical Resistance In Plants

Horizontal and Vertical resistance in plants are the opposing force or blocking force that protects the plants from the attack of different pathogens.   Different plants has thier own ability to fight against pathogenic attack. These plants are called resistant plants while¬† Some plants are highly resistant and some are easily attacked by pathogens. Such…