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Detection, Recognition and Management of Armillaria and Phellinus Root Diseases in the Southern Interior of British Columbia

Author(s) or contact(s): D.J. Morrison, H. Merler, and D. Norris
Source: Research Branch
Subject: Root Disease
Series: FRDA Report
Other details:  Published 1991. Hardcopy is available.


This guide written for use in the southern Interior, describes how to recognize and detect the diseases, the biology of the fungi, and management options for diseased sites. Information on the fungi comes from published work and the authors' observations and unpublished research. The management options presented are based on results from control trials, especially the Skimikin.

FRDA Research Report 179 (3341 KB)

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