Agriculture: Cilantro and Parsley Pest Management Guidelines

Cilantro Yellow Blotch

Symptoms and Signs

This problem causes cilantro leaves to develop bright yellow, irregularly shaped, blotchy lesions with diffuse margins and yellowed veins. Slight leaf deformations as well as stunt plants might be present. Quality of the crop is affected. The pathogen causing this problem has not yet been characterized, but is tentatively named Cilantro yellow blotch virus.

Text Updated: 12/15