CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Montreux,1997, AP45
'Habana Vuelta Arriba' a new dark air-cured variety for tobacco production in Central and Eastern Cuba
Instituto de Investigaciones de Tabaco, San Antonio de los Banos, La Habana, Cuba.
In Cuba, tobacco blue-mold caused by Peronospora tabacina Adam has now become endemic. Therefore we had to develop genetic improvement programs for disease resistant varieties. The "Habana Vuelta Arriba" variety was obtained under one of these ...