injury to the leaves, bark, or underlying tissues of woody plants due to the combined effects of heat, humidity, and intense sunshine.
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How to use sunscald in a sentence
I think you will have more loss from sunscald and root rot than you will from blight.Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Thirty-Eighth Annual Meeting | Northern Nut Growers Association
Indeed, sunscald so produced is one of the common troubles of the pear in New York.The Pears of New York | U. P. Hedrick
A vigorous vine which is necessary to produce abundant fruit and to protect from sunscald.
Experiments have shown pretty clearly that sunscald, blossom-end rot and cracking are worse on trained plants.
It is determinate in habit and shy in foliage, increasing danger of sunscald.