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PHYTOPHTHORA CACTORUM . This fungus on horse chestnut - therapy for ' Bleeding canker ' . Removal of dead bark in progress . The characteristic zoning of the recently killed inner bark is clearly visible together with the inky blue black staining of the wood beneath . Location: Egham , Surrey , England .

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PHYTOPHTHORA CACTORUM . This fungus on horse chestnut - therapy for ' Bleeding canker ' . Removal of dead bark in progress . The characteristic zoning of the recently killed inner bark is clearly visible together with the inky blue black staining of the wood beneath . Location: Egham , Surrey , England .


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