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Honey Fungus


Can anyone recommend any plants/bushes that are tolerant or resistant to Honey Fungus.

Does anyone know if Arum Lillies fall into this category.

Any info gratefully received.


  • Pete.8Pete.8 Billericay, EssexPosts: 8,557

    Hi Melanie

    This should give some useful info..

    Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit.
    Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad.
  • Thanks Pete

    Will give it a whirl now

  • nutcutletnutcutlet PeterboroughPosts: 26,393

    HF only affects woody plants. Arum Lilies will be fine.

  • Thanks for that info image

  • PosyPosy Isle of Wight.Posts: 3,227

    And, although it is a problem, don't panic. My garden has honey fungus and thriving trees and shrubs. We have lost some aging ones, it's true, but it hasn't been the disaster I feared.

  • Thanks Posy, that's good to know. I will persevere 

  • nutcutletnutcutlet PeterboroughPosts: 26,393

    we have HF. first notices years ago. It started with 2 willow, I don't know if they died of it or if it moved in afterwards. It may have killed a clematis, otherwise, nothing. An ash tree seeded right up against the dead stump and grew for about 10 years til I removed it.  

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