botrytis-rot

botrytis rot

noun Plant Pathology.
a disease of many plants caused by fungi of the genus Botrytis, characterized by leaf blight, a tan-gray moldlike surface growth, and the rotting of stems and storage organs.
Compare noble rot.
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