First Report of Monarda didyma Infection with Impatiens necrotic spot virus in Washington State Academic Article uri icon


  • Monarda didyma is an herbaceous perennial widely used as a garden ornamental plant throughout USA. Infection of M. didyma by Impatiens necrotic spot virus (INSV) in commercial greenhouse settings has been reported only in Pennsylvania in 1992. Therefore, this is the first report of INSV infecting a M. didyma in the field. Accepted for publication 25 September 2007. Published 19 November 2007.

published proceedings

  • Plant Health Progress

author list (cited authors)

  • Naidu, R. A., Alabi, O. J., Karthikeyan, G., Nelson, M., & Morrell, A.

citation count

  • 1

complete list of authors

  • Naidu, Rayapati A||Alabi, Olufemi J||Karthikeyan, Gandhi||Nelson, Mark||Morrell, Anne

publication date

  • January 2007