The oak wilt fungus spreads in two basic ways: transfer of spores from diseased
to healthy trees by insect vectors and movement ...
White oaks are the most susceptible. For more information. http://extension.psu.
www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/Portals/0/Gardening/Gardening Help/Visual Guides/Oak Problems.pdf
... canker of oak. This fungal canker attacks weakened trees through wounds and
... Red oaks and pin oaks are very susceptible to this fungus. Look-alikes: All ...
adverse weather and have traditionally been considered disease resistant.
During the drought in the mid-1950s large expanses of oak trees began dying in
An oak tree's large size is only rivaled by its beauty. A few fungal diseases can
quickly wreak havoc on an oak's aesthetics and even bring the mammoth to the ...
Although oak trees (Quercus species) are well adapted to South Carolina, they
can be commonly affected by many pests and diseases. Maintaining healthy oak
A white fan of fungal growth is often found just under the bark at the base of the
infected tree. Dark-brown rhizomorphs (very coarse shoestring-like threads) may
Oak wilt, caused by Ceratocystis fagacearum, is a lethal disease of oak (Quercus
sp.). The disease is most serious on members of the red oak family, including ...
Aug 15, 2005 ... This publication contains a guide to diseases of oak trees in the landscape.
Eliminate and destroy small infected trees. ... causes no serious harm to the tree;
however aesthetic con- .... Diagnostic white fungal growth on infected oak.