cherry leaf spot

cherry leaf spot

[′cher·ē ‚lēf ‚spät]
(plant pathology)
A fungus disease of the cherry caused by Coccomyces hiemalis; spotting and chlorosis of the leaves occurs, with consequent retardation of tree and fruit development.
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Carol: Cherries can be prone to several leaf diseases, including cherry leaf spot.
She contributed to the identification of 90 RGAs from sweet and sour cherry cultivars that have different levels of resistance to cherry leaf spot and powdery mildew.