Dead Heart 3

John K. Saichuk, Meszaros, Anna  |  12/2/2011 11:40:12 PM

Dead heart is when the youngest partially unfurled leaf of the plant begins to whiter and die.


Mexican Rice Borer - Eoreuma loftini (Dyar)

Injury is often first noticed when the youngest partially unfurled leaf of the plant begins to whiter and die, resulting in a condition called dead heart. Dead heart can be caused by any stem borer.


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