Nursery practices and management of fungal diseases in forest nurseries in Finland. A review.
Lilja A., Kurkela T., Lilja S., Rikala. R. (1997). Nursery practices and management of fungal diseases in forest nurseries in Finland. A review. Silva Fennica vol. 31 no. 1 article id 5611. https://doi.org/10.14214/sf.a8512
The purpose of this article was to collate the literature on fungal diseases that occur on seedlings in forest nurseries. It describes the symptoms of the diseases, the infection pattern of each fungus and the possibilities of controlling the diseases. As background a short introduction is given on forests and nursery practices in Finland.
forest nursery; seedlings; fungal diseases; Finland; root dieback; damping-off; grey mold; Lophodermium needle cast; snow blights; Scleroderris canker; birch rust; pine twisting rust; stem lesions of birch; leaf lesions of birch; Pinus sylvestris; Picea abies; Betula spp.; Lophodermium pinastri; Botrytis cinerea; Melampsora pinitorqua; Melampsoridium betulinum; Godronia multispora
Published in 1997