Image Number: 5368762

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Symptoms
Description:
Shortening of internodes and light streaking of leaves followed by a broad stripe of bleached tissue on each side of the midrib. Occasionally the leaf edges and interior of the stalks at the nodes appear purplish. Zinc deficiency
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Field

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Image location:
Kentucky, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Other damage agents
Phylum: Other damage agents
Class: Other damage agents
Order: Abiotic
Family: Nutrient deficiency
Subject: nutrient deficiency

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Commelinidae
Order: Cyperales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Zea
Subject: Zea mays L.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, March 6, 2008
Image last updated:
Monday, November 3, 2008