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<p class="title1">Canker Stain</p>  
<p class="title1">Canker Stain</p>  
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<p class="texte">The canker stain is a disease caused by <i>Ceratocystis platani</i>, a microscopic fungus that exclusively attacks Plane Trees.
<p class="texte">The canker stain is a disease caused by <i>Ceratocystis platani</i>, a microscopic fungus that exclusively attacks Plane Trees.
Probably introduced in France by infected wooden munitions cases coming from United States of America in 1945, the fungus introduces itself inside the sain tree’s heart, blocks the sap flow and kills it in only 2 to 5 years.
Probably introduced in France by infected wooden munitions cases coming from United States of America in 1945, the fungus introduces itself inside the sain tree’s heart, blocks the sap flow and kills it in only 2 to 5 years.
On the regulatory side, the July 31th 2000 modified ministerial order classes <i>Ceratocystis</i> as a harmful organism for plants. This order leads to a mandatory fight against the fungus.
On the regulatory side, the July 31th 2000 modified ministerial order classes <i>Ceratocystis</i> as a harmful organism for plants. This order leads to a mandatory fight against the fungus.
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<p class="title1">Fighting the plane trees pathogen</p>  
<p class="title1">Fighting the plane trees pathogen</p>  

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