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Black huckleberry

Gaylussacia baccata

Ozone injury usually appears as black or purple spots (stipple), yellow or white bleached spots (chlorotic mottle, needle tip burn), or leaf browning (necrosis). Ozone may also cause premature leaf drop (senescence).


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Healthy Black huckleberry Plant
Courtesy, Duke University
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Healthy Black huckleberry Plant
Courtesy, Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
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Black huckleberry Plant
Courtesy, Robert W. Freckman Herbarium
updated on 09/17/2006  I   http://nature.nps.gov/air/Pubs/bioindicators/blackHuckleberry.cfm   I  Email: Webmaster