twig blight

noun Plant Pathology.
blight affecting the twigs of a plant.

1885–90, Americanism Unabridged
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twig blight

a disease of the ends of twigs of woody plants 
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Example sentences
The second juniper sample submitted also had the same twig blight.
Anthracnose may also be expressed as a twig blight, when the fungus grows from infected leaves and into the twigs.
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