plum blotch


Definition of plum blotch

: a disease of plums caused by an imperfect fungus (Phyllosticta congesta) characterized by minute brown or gray angular leaf spots and irregular brown or gray blotches on the fruit

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“Plum blotch.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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