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ARMILLARIA MELLEA . The tree on the left is two thirds girdled at its base by honey fungus . The tree on the right has had much of its root system killed by  Armillatox , a creosote derivative marketed for the control of the disease .The bare earth marks the site of two further Leyland cypresses killed by the disease and excavated . Location: Oxted , Surrey , England .

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ARMILLARIA MELLEA . The tree on the left is two thirds girdled at its base by honey fungus . The tree on the right has had much of its root system killed by Armillatox , a creosote derivative marketed for the control of the disease .The bare earth marks the site of two further Leyland cypresses killed by the disease and excavated . Location: Oxted , Surrey , England .


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