Chestnut blight

Chestnut blight

Chestnut blight is a plant disease caused by the ascomycete fungus Cryphonectria parasitica. This pathogen has caused severe epidemics resulting in death and dieback of American sweet chestnut (Castanea dentata) in North America and European sweet chestnut (C. sativa)...
Acute oak decline

Acute oak decline

Acute oak decline (AOD) is a condition  affecting several thousand oak trees, mostly across East Anglia, the Midlands and Southern England as far west as Somerset. It affects both of Britain’s native oak species pedunculate Oak and sessile oak as well as other...
Ash Dieback

Ash Dieback

Ash Dieback Chalara dieback of ash, also known as Chalara or ash dieback, is a disease of ash trees caused by a fungus called Hymenoscyphus fraxineus. (The fungus was previously called Chalara fraxinea, hence the name of the disease. See ‘The Science’...
Norwich Tree Surgeons

Norwich Tree Surgeons

One of the jobs for our tree surgeons in Norwich, Norfolk this week was to sectional fell the large Beech…The tree was part of some remedial works to carry out after we had completed a risk assessment survey/ report. The tree was located on a site we have been...