stem blight


Definition of stem blight

: a fungal blight (as of the peach caused by Phoma persicae or of cosmos caused by Phomopsis stewartii) primarily attacking the stems of plants

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History and Etymology for stem blight

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“Stem blight.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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