Unformatted text preview: increase plant resistance to an array of pathogens (bacterial, fungal and viral). Exogenous application of salicylate (the breakdown product of aspirin) has also been shown to induce disease resistance in a similar manner. Aspirin solution could be sprayed on plant foliage or applied to soil around the base of plants....
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- Spring '08
- Plants, Salicylic acid, systemic acquired resistance