Image Number: 5475207

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Symptoms
Description:
Leaf truncation in coconut caused by periodic temporary boron deficiency. This pattern was the result of heavy rainfall events approximately every 10 days during the development of the leaf in the center.
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Field

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United States

Subject

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

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Arecidae
Order: Arecales
Family: Arecaceae
Genus: Cocos
Subject: Cocos nucifera Linnaeus
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Image uploaded:
Saturday, August 18, 2012
Image last updated:
Saturday, August 18, 2012