Aster wilt | Article about aster wilt by The Free Dictionary
aster wilt[′as·tər ‚wilt]
A fungus disease of asters caused by Fusarium oxysporum f. callistephi.
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This should prevent the threat of 'aster wilt
' which will shrivel and kill off the flowering sprays.
A THIS is caused by a fungus called aster wilt
which attacks the root and prevents the uptake of water.
- a disease which causes leaves to turn brown and wither - cannot be treated, so dig up the plants and burn.