basal rot

noun

Definition of basal rot

: a rot affecting the basal parts of a plant specifically : a rot of narcissus bulbs due to a fungus (Fusarium bulbigemum)

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“Basal rot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/basal%20rot. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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