Lecture 28

Crossandra (Crossandra infunbuliformis) belongs to the family Acanthaceae. C. infunbuliformis is known as ‘Firecrackers’ and is cultivated for their brightly coloured flowers. It is very popular tropical flower and native of Southern India, Malaysia and Sri Lanka. During cultivation it is infected by several diseases which reduce the quality of flower drastically. In this lecture different diseases infecting Crossandra are described in details.
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