Gardening - Vegetables: Pests & Diseases
Growing resistant vegetable varieties is an important method of controlling diseases. The following information is provided as a reference to disease resistance or tolerance in vegetable varieties presently recommended for the home garden. No attempt has been made to designate or evaluate levels of resistance or tolerance in the varieties listed. Varieties are designated only as having some level of tolerance or resistance.
The information provided here has been compiled from seed catalogs and from research and Extension publications. The user of this reference should seek additional information from seed companies relative to specific varieties and their level of disease tolerance or resistance.
"SP277-K-Disease Resistance in Recommended Vegetable Varieties for Home Gardens," The University of Tennessee Agricultural Extension Service, 04-0343 SP277K-500-5/04 (Rep) E12-4615-00-017-04, http://trace.tennessee.edu/utk_agexgard/29