EC updates xylella host list

Plants susceptible to Xylella in the EU have been extended.

New are: Cercis siliquastrum

Cytisus villosus

Ficus carica

Fraxinus angustifolia

Lavandula x intermedia

Prunus domestica

Rosa canina (replacing floribunda)

Vitis vinifera

Some UK growers have begun restricting imports from whole nations because of xylella fears.

 


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