ForesTree - A Guide to Tree Health

Pest and Disease Information

Fremont Cottonwood
  • Populus fremontii - Susceptible to Aphids, Beetle Borers, Beetle Leaves and Caterpillars, Anthracnose, Canker, Crown Rot, Mistletoe and Sooty Mold. Additional and expanded information listed below.

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FREMONT COTTONWOOD
3 Records Found
Disease or Pest NameDescription of Disease or Pest

Anthracnose
Apiognomonia veneta

Apiognomonia_venetaAnthracnose affects many hosts, but it is most common on California Sycamore. On California Sycamore kills shoots and causes leaf tissue to die beginning along the veins. Prolonged spring rains and fog m...

Sooty Mold
Phaeosaccardinula dermatia

Phaeosaccardinula_dermataSooty mold is indicated by black or dark, resinous, hyphal growth on upper and lower leaf, fruit, twig, and branch surface. This commonly occurs where aphids or mites are working on the foliage of the tre...

White mottled rot
Ganoderma applanatum

Ganoderma_applanatumWhite mottle rot fruiting bodies are perennial, leathery to woody, flat or plate-like. The upper surface is light brown and often covered with brown spores. The lower surface is white turning brown when ...