All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘chalara’

  • Genetic Research Identifies Ash Dieback Resistance Test

    Scientists at the University of York and the John Innes centre have identified genetic markers that could assist in identifying ash trees that are resistant to Ash Dieback. Ash Dieback, is caused by the fungus Hymenoscyphus fraxineus (previously Chalara fraxinea) which often results in tree …

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  • Ash Dieback Symptoms Video

    The Forestry Commission have provided this useful video showing how to identify ash dieback symptoms. The Forestry Commission website provides a checking procedure and contact details should anyone suspect they have identified infected trees: http://www.forestry.gov.uk/chalara

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