Elder Whitewash - Hyphodontia sambuci
Hyphodontia sambuci is a chalky white or greyish fungal pathogen found on the dead wood of branches that are still attached to the tree.
It is found on several deciduous species, but is particularly associated with Elder.
All year round.
Usually associated with Elder.
Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.
Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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