Inspect recently planted trees for frost cracks or sunscald
Light is essential for sunscald
induction in cucumber and pepper fruits, whereas heat conditioning provides protection.
The crop is also vulnerable to sunscald
, so remove the heads to a shady spot.
That is, they are protected from drying winds, extreme changes in temperature and sunscald
This helps shade ripening tomatoes and can prevent sunscald
Trees can be damaged by sunscald
and frost cracks, where abrupt transitions from sun-soaked warmth to cold, or the reverse, can crack or kill sections of bark and open pathways for insects, fungi and other harmful invaders.
A dry soil may cause premature leaf drop on gooseberries causing the fruit to sunscald
due to lack of shading.
Burhans prefaces his lively account of the chip's invention (dated to 1853 in Saratoga Springs, NY) with a consideration of the never-guaranteed perfect potato; ring rot, sunscald
, vascular browning, late blight, and tuber rot are among "can't use" conditions.
is a special type of temperature-related injury.
We tested the hypothesis that light-coloured bark minimizes the thawing and freezing of cambium tissue during winter that could contribute to sunscald
A magnesium deficiency could show up as leaf drop, poor production, or sunscald
of the fruit, so you might want to add dolomite lime, talc or Epsom salts.
They are blossom-end rot, cracking or catfacing, and sunscald