Fera has flagged up a further incidence of the pathogen affecting rhododendron in Scotland. The plants were destroyed.
Scotland has seen a succession of Phytophthora outbreaks (ramorum and lateralis and kernoviae) mainly affecting rhododendron but also larch.
Meanwhile Forest Research has scheduled a Tree and Forest Health Days, aimed at raising awareness of new and existing pest and disease threats affecting forestry and land-use practitioners.
View Fera's Interception and Outbreak chart.