Phyto Boric Acid Peptone Agar Base is a phytopathological media used as a selective medium for the detection of Pseudomonas syringae on seeds of beans and for the detection of Pseudomonas porri on seeds of leek, Pseudomonas pisi on seeds of pea and Pseudomonas tomato on seeds of tomato
Quantity required by litre
Cream to yellow coloured, homogeneous, free flowing powder.
Colour and Clarity of prepared medium
Yellow coloured, opalescent gel with white precipitate forms in Petri plates
Cultural characteristics observed after an incubation at 25-30°C for 5-6 days.
Store below 30°C and the prepared medium at 2 - 8°C
Firm, comparable with 1.5% Agar gel.