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PSEUDOMONAS SYRINGAE . Tree B5 18 foot tall 2 inches BHD .Shows branch girdled in 1982 and thickened distal to girdle by subsequent radial growth . Branch still bears living but feeble foliage . Note 1982 recovery shoots at base of this girdled branch ; one flushed in 1983 , grew 4 inches and died ; one flushed feebly in 1983 and died ; one survived . Note also gummosis at base of girdled branch and on stem . Location: Tackley , Oxfordshire , England .

Reference: 36909

PSEUDOMONAS SYRINGAE . Tree B5 18 foot tall 2 inches BHD .Shows branch girdled in 1982 and thickened distal to girdle by subsequent radial growth . Branch still bears living but feeble foliage . Note 1982 recovery shoots at base of this girdled branch ; one flushed in 1983 , grew 4 inches and died ; one flushed feebly in 1983 and died ; one survived . Note also gummosis at base of girdled branch and on stem . Location: Tackley , Oxfordshire , England .


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