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HS1107: Control of Rapid Postharvest Decays of Tomato Fruit

Figure 11. Fruit picked during a rain shower and then dye added to wet stem scar. The dye was washed off after 2 minutes and the fruit was sliced. Note the green dye (arrows) that has moved down vascular tissues from the stem scar (top).

Credit: S. R. Bartz