European stone fruit yellows

  • Phytoplasma – European stone fruit yellows phytoplasma
  • Found in Europe
  • Infected trees have low vigour and leaf out before flowering
  • Leaves are longitudinally-rolled and droop, and trees may defoliate early

High priority pest of: Cherries, Summerfruit

Scientific name: Candidatus Phytoplasma prunorum
EPPRD Category: 3
Life Form: null

Pest Documents

FS: fact sheet

CP: contingency plan

DP: diagnostic protocol