Fungi Outer Hebrides


Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Bondarzewiaceae

Heterobasidion annosum (Fr.) Bref.

Root Rot

A common and pernicious pathogen of conifers, causing much destruction in commercial plantations. It produces quite large basidiocarps which are white with a reddish-brown edges: a useful identification feature

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 

TOP