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And we did all this without trying to get to grips with the plants and fungus. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Are any hedges resistant to honey fungus? Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is a fungus called white rust which can kill the plants. The Sun (2011)Blossom wilt is caused by the same fungus that causes brown rot on apple fruits. The Sun (2012)You may also be able to spot fungus growing. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is a fungus called coral spot. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The most likely cause is a fungus called petal blight. The Sun (2016)Test for honey fungus by cutting back an inch of bark at the base to look for the white sheath underneath. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Is this insect or fungus damage? Times, Sunday Times (2010)These are caused by a fungus. The Sun (2012)We have an understanding of plants, but fungi are not plants. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Its orchards are constantly bothered by insects and fungus, so it yield is lower. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)If you keep people in the dark, you grow poisonous fungus. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Honey fungus was particularly abundant, while field mushrooms also flourished. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We took samples but we couldn't find the fungus that usually causes this disease. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This is blossom wilt, a fungus that also causes brown rot of fruit. The Sun (2013)If healthy, it contains billions of bacteria and fungi that enable plants to flourish and discourages weeds. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In our smallish town garden we have honey fungus, which in the past has killed hedges and trees. Times, Sunday Times (2007)For edible fungi see mushrooms. The Dictionary of Nutritional Health (1986)Hunters claim that there are upwards of 90 edible mushrooms and other fungi found in Britain. Food Watch (1994)This fungus, which grows in troops, is golden or yellow. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Until recently, the standard advice given was to avoid eating anything containing yeast, moulds or fungi. M. E. Post-Viral Fatigue Syndrome - How To Live With It (1989)A This is grey mould fungus, which invades soft or damaged tissue and spreads. The Sun (2010)With researchers saying that the fungus attacks plants through the cuts made by pruning, some vineyards have stopped pruning, but this also diminishes production. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'fungus'
British English: fungus NOUN
A fungus is a plant that has no flowers, leaves, or green colouring, such as a mushroom or a toadstool.
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