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silver leaf

silver leaf A disease affecting a number of ornamental and fruit trees of the Rosaceae, especially plum. The characteristic symptom is the silvery sheen that appears on the leaves of infected trees. Branches show a dark brown discoloration and die back. The causal agent is the fungus Chondrostereum purpureum.

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silver leaf

silver leaf A disease affecting a number of ornamental and fruit trees of the Rosaceae, especially plum. The characteristic symptom is the silvery sheen that appears on the leaves of infected trees. Branches show a dark brown discoloration and die back. The causal agent is Chondrostereum purpureum.

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"silver leaf." A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. . Encyclopedia.com. 19 Nov. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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"silver leaf." A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. . Retrieved November 19, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/silver-leaf-0