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Common snowberry

Symphoricarpos albus

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 Common snowberry Plant
Courtesy, www.borealforest.org
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Healthy Common snowberry Plant
Courtesy, USDA PLANTS Database


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Ozone Injury to Common snowberry Branch
Courtesy, Dr. Donald D. Davis, Penn State University
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Healthy Common snowberry Flowers
Courtesy, USDA PLANTS Database
updated on 09/17/2006  I   http://www.nature.nps.gov/air/Pubs/bioindicators/commonSnowberry.cfm   I  Email: Webmaster