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Invasive Species Resources

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Virginia Tech; Virginia State University. Virginia Cooperative Extension.
This Best Management Practice document is a set of guidelines for home growers of landscape boxwood to avoid introduction of the boxwood blight pathogen into a landscape or, if the disease is already present in a landscape, to manage the disease in the most effective manner and avoid spread of the disease to new locations. See also: Resources for Plant Diseases for more publications
Virginia Tech; Virginia State University. Virginia Cooperative Extension.
Boxwood blight (also called "box blight" in Europe), caused by the fungal pathogen Cylindrocladium pseudonaviculatum (=C. buxicola), was found for the first time in the United States in North Carolina, Virginia and Connecticut in 2011. The first reported infestation in the U.S. was in a North Carolina nursery and the disease was introduced to Virginia on plants from that nursery. Spread outside the two Virginia locations, both of which are fields owned by a single nursery, has not been reported. However, growers should be aware of the symptoms of boxwood blight and monitor nursery and landscape boxwoods for symptoms.
North Dakota State University Agriculture and University Extension.

University of Missouri. Extension.

North Dakota State University. Extension Service.
Publication W1132
University of Missouri-Columbia.
University of Richmond (Virginia).
North Dakota State University. Extension Service.
North Dakota State University. Extension Service; University of Minnesota Extension.
Virginia Tech; Virginia State University. Virginia Cooperative Extension.
Virginia Tech; Virginia State University. Virginia Cooperative Extension.
See also: Resources for Agricultural Insects Pests for more factsheets
University of Missouri. Integrated Pest Management.
View current pest alerts for your region, or sign up to receive email alerts. Pest Monitoring Alerts are sent by e-mail to subscribers when pest captures reach significant numbers.

North Dakota State University.

North Dakota State University.
North Dakota State University.
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Virginia Cooperative Extension.
North Dakota State University. Extension Service.

University of Missouri Extension.

University of Missouri. Extension.

Virginia Tech; Virginia State University. Virginia Cooperative Extension.

Report a suspect Spotted Lanternfly. Enables Extension professional to collect information.