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Definition of Hosta Virus X (HVX)

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Definition as written by Joan:

Hosta Virus X affects hosta plants The most common symptom is blue or green markings on a light colored leaf. These markings usually follow the leaf veins and bleed out into surrounding tissue giving the plant a mottled appearance. The tissue often appears lumpy, puckered, and of different thickness or texture than normal colored tissue.

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