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Identifying the ecological and societal consequences of a decline in Buxus forests in Europe and the Caucasus
The potential impact of new invasive tree pests and diseases is usually quantified in economic terms. The ecological and social impacts are less often assessed. Using a comprehensive literature review we assess the potential ...
Diplodia Tip Blight on Its Way to the North: Drivers of Disease Emergence in Northern Europe
(Frontiers Media Sa, 2019)
Disease emergence in northern and boreal forests has been mostly due to tree-pathogen encounters lacking a co-evolutionary past. However, outbreaks involving novel interactions of the host or the pathogen with the environment ...
Armillaria ostoyae in managed coniferous forests in Kastamonu in Turkey
Although several Armillaria species have been reported in Turkey, there is little information about their ecology in Turkish forests. In this study, we investigated five forest stands, approximately 5-74ha in size, in ...
Impacts of inoculation with Herpotrichia pinetorum, Gremmenia infestans and Gremmeniella abietina on Pinus nigra subsp pallasiana and Cedrus libani seedlings in the field
Herpotrichia pinetorum, Gremmenia infestans and Gremmeniella abietina were inoculated onto 2-year-old Anatolian black pine (Pinus nigra subsp. pallasiana) and Taurus cedar (Cedrus libani) seedlings planted in a high mountain ...
Ceratocystis platani is killing plane trees in Istanbul (Turkey)
Ceratocystis platani was detected at several locations in the European side of Istanbul, causing severe dieback and mortality, mainly on Platanusxacerifolia imported from Italy approximately 160years ago, but also on ...
Oomycota species associated with deciduous and coniferous seedlings in forest tree nurseries of Western Turkey
Occurrence and pathogenicity of Oomycota species causing root rot were investigated in 10 forest tree nurseries in western Turkey. Soil samples (129 in total) taken from the rhizosphere of symptomatic seedlings were baited ...
Pathogenicity of Heterobasidion annosum (Fr.) Bref. sensu stricto on coniferous tree species in Turkey
Two-year-old seedlings of Pinus brutia, P.brutia var. eldarica, Pinus pinea and 3-year-old seedlings of Pinus radiata, Pinus sylvestris, Pinus nigra and Cedrus libani were inoculated on the lower stem with isolates of ...
Phytophthora species detected in the rhizosphere of Alnus glutinosa stands in the Floodplain Forests of Western Turkey
The occurrence of Phytophthora species in Alnus glutinosa stands in the Karacabey and Igneada floodplain forests was investigated. Twenty-seven soil samples taken from the rhizosphere of declining trees (without bark ...
Boxwood Blight in Turkey: Impact on Natural Boxwood Populations and Management Challenges
(Inst Forestry Lrcaf, 2017)
There are approximately 1000 ha of natural populations of Buxus sempervirens, a small evergreen tree widely used in ornamental landscaping, in Turkey. These populations usually occur as an understorey in forests. Since the ...
First Report of Diplodia pinea on Pseudotsuga menziesii in Turkey
(Amer Phytopathological Soc, 2014)