Rainlilies & Stagonospora

Nhu Nguyen xerantheum@gmail.com
Thu, 26 Dec 2013 08:36:10 PST
On Thu, Dec 26, 2013 at 7:51 AM, Mark BROWN <brown.mark@wanadoo.fr> wrote:

> I can't help wondering if the saprophytic fungal hyphae may exude some
> substance which inhibits stagonospora?
> But yes it could simply be competition that clears the staggy.
It's a very reasonable hypothesis. Fungi are well known for using chemical
warfare. And using biochemicals to attack other fungi is all within the
broad realm of competition and exclusion.

> It would be an interesting topic for research.


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