pink rot


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pink rot

see fleece rot.
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The diseased rhizomes exhibited visual symptoms of white rot, pink rot and black rot.
However, too much nitrogen may foster diseases such as blackheart or pink rot.
At the Potato Council's Sutton Bridge experimental unit, storage specialist Adrian Cunnington said: "A lot of the problems appear to be secondary bacterial rots triggered by small amounts of blight, blackleg or pink rot in the tubers.