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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Vol. 5, Issue 4 (2016)

A Review on: Diseases of the “Okra” (Abelmoschus esculentus) and its present scenario

Author(s):

Mahesh Kumar, Md. Shamim, Tushar Ranjan, Santosh Kumar, Hari Om, Ravi Ranjan Kumar, Vinod Kumar, Nimmy MS and Pankaj Kumar

Abstract:
Okra is one of the important vegetable crops, having very amazing nutrition quality as well as ethnomedicinal properties. It is extensively cultivated for its edible green fruits. Its medicinal properties and usage has been reported by various part of world. It is used in the traditional systems of medicine such as Ayurveda, Siddha and Unani. In the present review; we have focused the biotic stresses of the okra cultivation. We have briefly discussed the Insect pest and its importance. In later part of the manuscript we mainly concentrated on the viral disease of the okra and its impact on the production and productivity. Finally, control measures of the viral disease of okra elaborated in connection with the advancing of the tools as well as the modern approaches.

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How to cite this article:
Mahesh Kumar, Md. Shamim, Tushar Ranjan, Santosh Kumar, Hari Om, Ravi Ranjan Kumar, Vinod Kumar, Nimmy MS and Pankaj Kumar. A Review on: Diseases of the “Okra” (Abelmoschus esculentus) and its present scenario. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2016;5(4):345-349.

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