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BULGARIA INQUINANS . A Scarlet oak blown down in the hurricane of 16th October 1987 . Like many of the Scarlet oaks in this Park ( planted about 1910 ) this bears a large stem canker caused by this bark - killing fungus . Canker about 3 foot long and 1 foot wide at the widest part . Several years of healthy callus tissue present round much of the margin . Location: Sheffield Partk , East Sussex , England .

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BULGARIA INQUINANS . A Scarlet oak blown down in the hurricane of 16th October 1987 . Like many of the Scarlet oaks in this Park ( planted about 1910 ) this bears a large stem canker caused by this bark - killing fungus . Canker about 3 foot long and 1 foot wide at the widest part . Several years of healthy callus tissue present round much of the margin . Location: Sheffield Partk , East Sussex , England .


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