Leaf Scorch

  • R. Kenneth Horst
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According to the dictionary scorching means to heat so as to change color and texture without consuming. Sometimes leaves are literally scorched in summer heat, and sometimes symptoms caused by fungi resemble those of a heat scorch. This section includes some of the latter.


Plant Pathology Lower Portion Leaf Spot Secondary Infection Susceptible Variety 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Kenneth Horst
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  1. 1.Department of Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe BiologyCornell UniversityIthacaUSA

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