Pathogenicity of Neonectria fuckeliana on Norway Spruce Clones in Sweden and Potential Management Strategies

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Martin Pettersson ; Venche Talgø ; John Frampton ; Bo Karlsson ; Jonas Rönnberg (2018)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Forests (issn: 1999-4907)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/f9030105
  • Subject: Picea abies | Nordic countries | canker | microconidia | inoculation | lesion length | infection | Plant ecology | QK900-989

The fungus Neonectria fuckeliana has become an increasing problem on Norway spruce (Picea abies) in the Nordic countries during recent years. Canker wounds caused by the pathogen reduce timber quality and top-dieback is a problem for the Christmas tree industry. In this... View more
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