Technical report

Heartrots in plantation hardwoods in Indonesia and Australia

Date released
19 May 2002
Publication Code

K Barry


Detection and identification of the causal fungi of heartrot disease is fundamental to effective disease management strategies for heartrot pathogens in tree plantations. Additionally, knowledge of fungal species aggressiveness is a prerequisite to decay risk prediction in relation to site characteristics, and can aid prediction of consequences of heartrot for wood product quality.