25. The rice seedlings infected with fungus Gibberella fujikuroi is called foolish seedlings? What was the reason behind it?


The fungus Gibberella fuijkuroi when infects rice plant, it causes increase in internodal area of rice so, that the rice plant becomefoolishly tall as compored to normal ones. This is because this fungi produces GA in considerably higher amounts which causes over growth of rice plants thus, causing foolish disease.