adjective. rough to the touch; covered with scales or scurf.
Example sentences of the word scurfy
1. Verb, base form
Silky dogwood remains susceptible to scurfy scale, a tiny, whitish-gray insect that appears pear-shaped.
Look for scale crawlers emerging in June, feeding on the branches, trunk and leaves of your red maple to identify scurfy scale (Chionaspis furfura).