Submitted to: Compendium of Nut Diseases
Publication Type: Other
Publication Acceptance Date: September 10, 2002
Publication Date: April 10, 2003
Citation: Wood, B.W. 2003. Fruit split. Compendium of Nut Diseases. Technical Abstract: Water stage fruit split is a noninfectious disorder of pecan. Its occurrence and severity varies greatly depending upon cultivar, crop load, water status of trees, and atmospheric conditions. This review article discusses the symptoms, causes, and control measures for water stage fruit split in pecan.