EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 08 - 2010 Num. article: 2010/142

Pest status of Cylindrocladium buxicola in Germany

In Germany, the presence of Cylindrocladium buxicola (formerly EPPO Alert List) was first reported in 2005 (EPPO RS 2006/204). Based on general surveillance, casual field observations of plant health inspectors and information from the regional plant protection services, the NPPO of Germany considers that C. buxicola (as well as another pathogen of Buxus spp., Volutella buxi) occurs in all areas where Buxus plants are grown.
The pest status of Cylindrocladium buxicola in Germany is officially declared as: Present, occasionally in all parts of the area where host plants are grown.


NPPO of Germany (2010-05).