Image Number: 1402001

Descriptor:
Damage
Description:
Temperatures near freezing may cause the bud and younger leaves to turn yellow or whitish in color. Leaves may cup upwards and become puckered or elongated. Some varieties are more sensitive to cold injury than others. Plant beds exposed to the north or located in low areas are most susceptible.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Other damage agents
Phylum: Other damage agents
Class: Other damage agents
Order: Abiotic
Family: Other abiotic damage
Subject: cold injury (low temperature)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Solanales
Family: Solanaceae
Genus: Nicotiana
Subject: Nicotiana tabacum (flue-cured type) L.
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Sunday, March 10, 2002
Image last updated:
Tuesday, March 29, 2011