The planting is returning Scots pine, alder, birch, mountain ash, willow, rowan, bird cherry
, holly, hawthorn and juniper, with a mix of open spaces and glades to create a variety of habitats.
oat aphid (Rhopalosiphum padi L.) is a serious pest of wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) crop and causes significant production losses to the wheat crop in Pakistan.
A council spokesman said: "We are aware of a non-hazardous infestation of bird cherry
ermine moth caterpillars at St Dogmaels Avenue in Llanishen.
As I looked out of the window just now several alighted in the top branches of our prunus padus - our bird cherry
- very appropriate!
pensylvanica sometimes called Bird Cherry
) were used for much the same purposes: the fruit was eaten fresh, or pounded into cakes and dried for storage; from it's hard wood came digging sticks, club handles, drying racks, and tongs to move hot stones from fire pits to paunches; steeped from the bark were tonics, and remedies for cold symptoms.
Apart from two copper beech and an underestimated prunus padus - known as Bird Cherry
or Hackberry - most of the trees we have planted at Glebe Cottage are on the small, slow-growing side.
The larvae feed on the leaves of bird cherry
trees (Prunus Padus) and can occur in pest numbers, completely stripping the plant, but experts do not predict any long-term damage to Tredegar's plants."
We established the treatments during the fruiting period of each plant species; hill cherry, early June 2004; Korean hill cherry, early July 2005; Japanese bird cherry
, mid-August 2006; giant dogwood, early September 2007; and crimson glory vine, early October 2004.
- oat aphid, Rhopalosiphum padi (Linn.), and rice root aphid.
The settlers called the native variety bird cherry
, and it would soon become the preferred pollinator for the imported cultivators because of its cold-hardiness and resistance to native diseases.
Single and combined influences of bird cherry
oat aphid infestation and BYDV infection on field grown spring wheat root system characteristics over 2 yr.
The land includes a former menage, grazing land and some mixed woodland which is planted with birch,ash,oak, hazel and bird cherry