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Dogwood Patent 
Dr. Mark Windham of University of Tennessee AgResearch discusses research into protecting dogwood trees.


 

Recent Publications

Population analysis of Erysiphe pulchra, pathogen of Cornus florida.  Boggess, S., C. Wyman, D. Hadziabdic Guerry, T. Rinehart, A. S. Windham, P. Wadl, and R. N. Trigiano.  2018.  The American Society for Horticultural Science Annual Conference.

Discula destructiva, an exotic pathogen of Cornus spp. in North America: Evidence of independent introductions.  Hadziabdic Guerry, D., K. Mantooth, S. Boggess, M. T. Windham, S. Miller, G. Cai, N. Zhang, M. E. Staton, B. H. Ownley, and R. N. Trigiano.  2018.  International Congress of Plant Pathology (ICPP), Boston, MA.

First clear evidence of population structure in Cornus kousa (Asian Dogwood).  Nowicki, M., L. Houston, S. Boggess, D. Hadziabdic Guerry, M. Yamanaka, S. Eda, M. Hayasida, A. Aiello, and R. N. Trigiano.  2018.  The American Society for Horticultural Science Annual Conference.

Haplotyping of Cornus florida and C. kousa chloroplasts: insights into species-level differences and patterns of plastic DNA variations in cultivars Nowicki, M., S. L. Boggess, A. M. Saxton, Y. Zhao, Q. Y. Xiang, D. Hadziabdic Guerry, T. Molnar, and R. N. Trigiano.  2018.  PlosOne, 13(10): e0205407.

Dogwood anthracnose: the story continues Trigiano, R. N., D. Hadziabdic, K. Mantooth, M. T. Windham, B. H. Ownley, M. E. Staton, S. Miller, and N. Zhang.  2018.  Acta Horticulturae, 1191: 77-82. [Abstract]

Development of genomic resources for the powdery mildew, Erysiphe pulchra Wadl, P. W., B. M. Mack, S. B. Beltz, R. E. Moore, T. A. Rinehart, M. E. Staton, T. J. Molnar, D. Hadziabdic Guerry, and R. N. Trigiano.  2018.  Plant Disease. [Abstract]

Survey of fungi from symptomatic leaves of cornelian cherry dogwood (Cornus mas) in eastern Tennessee.  Collins, T., M. E. Dee, D. D. Hensley, and B. H. Ownley.  2017.  Phytopathology, 107 (Suppl. 5): S5.115. American Phytopathological Society annual meeting, August 5-9, San Antonio, TX.

Evaluating variable-rate, laser-guided sprayer performance and powdery mildew control in Cornus florida Cherokee Princess.  Fulcher, A., J. McHugh, R. Collier, H. Zhu, W. Yeary, W. C. Wright, S. Xiacun, F. Collier, and D. W. Lockwood.  2017.  HortScience.

Quantitative trait loci associated with resistance to powdery mildew in Cornus florida.  Lipi, P. M., M. T. Mmbaga, G. Meru, G. Zhang, L. Mackasmiel, X. Wang, P. A. Wadl, and R. N. Trigiano.  2017.  Scientia Hort, Sci. Hort. 226:322-326.

Confirmation of independent introductions of an exotic plant pathogen of Cornus species, Discula destructiva, on the east and west coasts of North America Mantooth, K., D. Hadziabdic, S. Boggess, M. T. Windham, S. Miller, G. Cai, J. Spatafora, N. Zhang, M. E. Staton, B. H. Ownley, and R. N. Trigiano.  2017.  PLoS ONE, 12(7): e0180345. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0180345.

Evaluation of a tri-daily water use irrigation schedule and cyclic irrigation on plant growth and water use of Cornus florida and Cornus kousa var. chinensis dogwoods.  McHugh, J., W. C. Wright, Q. Cypher, A. Fulcher, and I. Hiscock.  2017.  HortScience.

Genetic diversity and population characterization of Erysiphe pulchra, the causal agent of dogwood powdery mildew, from the eastern United States Wyman, C. R., S. Boggess, D. Hadziabdic, T. Rinehart, A. S. Windham, P. A. Wadl, and R. N. Trigiano.  2017.  APS Annual Meeting, 559-P, San Antonio, TX, Aug 8.