SE2342 : Witches' broom on Silver Birch, Woodlands Farm

taken 9 months ago, near to Bramhope, Leeds, Great Britain

Witches' broom on Silver Birch, Woodlands Farm
Witches' broom on Silver Birch, Woodlands Farm
The bunches of twigs are probably caused by the parasitic witches’ broom fungus (Taphrina betulina) which can cause abnormally dense growths of small twigs on branches.

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The trees are growing at the edge of a field, along the banks of Bramhope Beck.
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Date Taken
Friday, 24 February, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 25 February, 2017
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Woodland, Forest 
Primary Subject of Photo
Tree 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 235 424 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:52.6524N 1:38.6147W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 235 424
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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