Outbreak: Phytophthora austrocedrae in Hampshire

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The Food and Environment Research Agency has reported an outbreak of Phytophthora austrocedrae affecting Cupressocyparis leylandii at a location in Hampshire.

The affected plants were destroyed.

The outbreak was intercepted by FERA in June.

For information on identification please see the Forestry Commission factsheet on Phytophthora austrocedrae.


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