barley scald

barley scald

[′bär·lē ‚skȯld]
(plant pathology)
A fungus disease of barley caused by Rhynchosporium secalis and characterized by bluish-green to yellow blotches and blighting of the foliage.
References in periodicals archive ?
Genetic analysis of resistance to barley scald (Rhynchosporium secalis) in the Ethiopian line 'Abyssinian' (CI668).