National Agricultural Pest Information System
Potato Brown Rot; Wilt
Potato Brown Rot; Wilt (Ralstonia solanacearum) is a bacterial pathogen.
Ralstonia solanacearum is a Gram-negative, plant pathogenic, soil bacterium. It colonises the xylem, causing a bacterial wilt in a very wide range of potential host plants.
Visit the Ralstonia program page for more information about this pest.
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