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a disease of plants, characterized by a gray, furry coating on the decaying parts, caused by any of several fungi.
any fungus causing this disease, as
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Two leftover slices are growing little garden plots of
Findings will be related to the efficacy of each yeast to control
Complete anatomical studies of berries surfaces and skin of selections with
The fungus causing
can live as a saprophyte on the dead leaves and litter under the plants.
In prolonged rainy seasons flowers and some shoots may be blighted with the
of the fungus may often be found inside or over the outside of the bud.
Under conditions of high humidity, these spots are accompanied by the brown-
of the fungus.
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