Black Knot: A Comprehensive Exploration of a Common Tree Disease

Black Knot is a fungal disease that primarily affects trees in the Prunus genus, including cherries, plums, and apricots. Known for its characteristic black, gnarled galls, Black Knot is caused by the fungus Apiosporina morbosa. This disease can lead to significant damage to both ornamental and fruit-bearing trees, making understanding […]

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