Tag: Arboriculture

Ganoderma wood decay on Nothofagus betuloides

The extent of decay of Nothofagus betuloides by Ganoderma revealed.

Nothofagus betuloides branch failure due to wood decay fungi.

Failure of Nothofagus betuloides branch due to wood decay in the Secret Garden

The Sweet Chestnut project (The Afterlife of a Tree)

Building on the biodiversity¬†the garden supports¬† Regular visitors to the garden will have noticed a mature Sweet Chestnut in the later stages of its life with only a…

Lithocarpus elegans – an old tree but new to the Botanics

One aspect of the Sibbald funded verification project I’m involved with at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is the identification of plants that are currently growing in the garden…