Pink mold rot

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Pink mold rot
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Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Class: Ascomycetes
Subclass: Pleosporomycetidae
Order: Hypocreales
Family: Incertae sedis
Genus: Trichothecium
Species: Trichothecium roseum
Cephalothecium roseum Corda, (1838)

Hyphelia rosea (Pers.) Fr., (1825)
Hyphoderma roseum (Pers.) Fr., (1849)
Hypomyces roseus (Pers.) Sacc., (1870)
Puccinia rosea (Pers.) Corda, (1840)
Sphaeria rosea Pers., (1801)

Trichoderma roseum Pers., (1794)

Symptoms[edit | edit source]

The blossom end becomes covered with pink, furry growth.[1]

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References[edit | edit source]


  1. Fruit Rots. Seminis Vegetable Seeds, Inc. Retrieved: 2010-09-11