Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Present status of fireblight in the Federal Republic of Germany.

Abstract

Stages in the spread of fireblight [Erwinia amylovora] since its appearance in 1971 are described. The disease is now well established in Schleswig-Holstein and Niedersachsen and scattered outbreaks have occurred over the whole of the rest of the country.