Pakistan Forest Institute
Peshawar, Pakistan

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PJF VOL 1 - Issue 3 - Year 1951; PP 209 - 209 Search
Title Some Diseases Observed in the Teak Plantations of East Bengal
Author(s) Abdul Hamid Khan, Ph. D. (Calif),
Designation Forest Botanist, Pakistan Forest Research Institute
Abstract/Summary
Introduction/General
The Teak (Tectona grandis) is considered to be a very resistant tree and to a great extent it is so. Mycological Institute which does not include any pathogene on Teak. It is however not immune under field conditions. Various diseases have been reported recently by Bagchee. The writer had the opportunity of visiting the Teak plantations of East Bengal during the month of January. The following is the short account of the diseases observed in the Hazarikhel and Kaptai areas.