Definition of oak wilt in English:
A fungal disease of oaks and other trees which makes the foliage wilt and eventually kills the tree.
- Previous research has documented the effects of chestnut blight, Dutch elm disease, ash yellows, oak wilt, and beech bark disease on tree diameter distributions in eastern deciduous forests.
- Trees dying of oak wilt should not be used as firewood.
- When you prune your oaks can influence the spread of a disease called oak wilt.
Definition of oak wilt in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan