BSPP Photo Competition Gallery


These images were submitted as part of the BSPP photo competition ran in 2007. The winners were Vivian Blok and Jacquie van der Waals.  

Black mold on bird of paradise - Ronaldo Alberto, Phillipines Anthracnose of onion - Ronaldo Alberto, Phillipines Pantoea agglomerans on tea - Abhaya Balasuriya, Pantoea agglomerans on tea -; Abhaya Balasuriya,
Apple scab - Dez Barbara, UK Venturia inaequalis ascospores - Dez Barbara, UK Globodera pallida on potato - Vivian Blok, UK Globodera pallida female with eggs - Vivian Blok, UK (winner, micro)
Phytophthora infestans infecting a potato leaf - Petra Boevink, UK Piptoporus betulinus on a birch tree - Bob Coutts, UK Eduardo the community plant doctor - Sol Danielson, Nicaragua Unidentified disease on eggplant - Sol Danielson, Nicaragua
Potato wart disease - Lidia Dimitrova, Bulgaria Potato wart disease - Lidia Dimitrova, Bulgaria Plasmopara viticola at flowering viewed through a hand lens - Vivienne Gepp, Uruguay Soybean Phyllody Phytoplasma in Catharanthus roseus - Jennifer Hodgetts, UK
Phytoplasma infected carrot - Jennifer Hodgetts, UK Downy mildew of cucumber caused by Pseudoperonospora cubensis - Gerald Holmes, USA Potato tuber damaged by root-knot nematodes - Todorka Hristova, Bulgaria Dutch elm disease - Thomas Kirisits, Austria
Participants and lecturers on a course for identification and management of diseases of conifer trees in Bhutan - Thomas Kirisits, Austria Fusarium ear blight - John Lucas, UK Witches broom on birch - John Lucas, UK Yellow rust and septoria leaf blotch - John Lucas, UK
At least my Microdochium patch loves me - Ruth Mann, UK Pepino mosaic virus - Tim O'Neill, UK Steam plough in action - Tim O'Neill, UK Pear rust (Gymnosporangium sabinae) on juniper - Barbara Pembroke, UK
Basidiocarps of Moniliophthora perniciosa -  Sandra Pierre, UK Basidiocarps of Moniliophthora perniciosa -  Sandra Pierre, UK Oospores of the raspberry root rot pathogen Phytophthora fragariae var. rubi - Alexandra Schlenzig, UK Aecidium of the rust fungus Gymnosporangium fuscum on pear - Alexandra Schlenzig, UK
Microbotryum violacearum on Silene pratense - Mike Shaw, UK Teleutosori of Gymnosporangium on shoots of juniper - Alan Slusarenko, Germany Stem smut of rye caused by Urocystis occulta - Alan Slusarenko, Germany Strawberry post-harvest infection - Jacquie van der Waals, South Africa (winner. macro)
Meloidogyne incognita sedentary female and egg mass - Nathalie Wuyts, UK Accumulation of phenylpropanoids in the cortex and vascular bundle of a Radopholus similis infected root of a resistant banana cultivar - Nathalie Wuyts, UK Stem rust on the ear of the highly susceptible cultivar, Morocco - Ida Paul, South Africa