Image Number: 5076094

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Symptoms
Description:
Interior portion of fruit does not develop leaving a hollow area that makes fruit unmarketable. Caused by a complex of calcium and boron deficiency in combination with insufficient water movement into the plant.
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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: Nutrient deficiency
Subject: nutrient deficiency

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Dilleniidae
Order: Violales
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Genus: Cucumis
Subject: Cucumis sativus L.
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Image uploaded:
Friday, October 27, 2006
Image last updated:
Monday, November 6, 2006