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Definition of tip burn

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Definition as written by talinum:

The sun scorching or burning the tips of a leaf. This can also be caused by overwatering of monocot plants. Monocots have veins that run parallel to the ends of the leaf. When they are overwatered, the water goes out the leaf tips causing burn.


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