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Risk Hierarchy for EU import- Plants

Risk Hierarchy for EU imports

 

risk hierarchy 

 

 

Category

Plants/products included as priorities for inspection within each category

Plants subject to national measures due to unsatisfactory disease   situation in the EU

-Olea europaea, Prunus dulcis, Lavandula, Nerium oleander, Rosmarinus officinalis, coffea, Polygala   myrtifolia(Xylella) -Platanus(canker stain of plane

Plants intended for propagation/ production

Includes seed potatoes and seed intended for propagation, as well as   plants for propagation.  Plants for professional production (ienot finished plants).

Plants linked to a specific risk factor

1.Linked to Protected Zone pests present in the EU -Quercus,   Castaneasativa, Ulmus, Pinus, Prunus, Abies, Larix, Picea, Cedrus,   Palmae.  2.Plant species subject to EU   emergency measures where there are known outbreaks in the EU (see slides 2   and 3). 3. Higher risk Xylella hosts not covered above (see table 1). 5.Other risk factors –eg.non-EU origin bonsai introduced into the EU under   derogation.

Finished plants from the EU linked to interceptions and outbreaks

1. Bemisiatabaci-Euphorbia pulcherrima, Begonia, Ajuga, Crossandra,   Dipladenia, Ficus, Hibiscus, Mandevilla, Nerium oleander. 2. Xylella  – see tables 2-5.

Other plants/products regulated before 14 December 2019

See table 6

 

Plants subject to EU emergency measures (1)

Anoplophora chinensis

• Plants for planting that have a stem or root collar diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, other than seeds, of Acer spp., Aesculus hippocastanum, Alnusspp., Betula spp., Carpinus spp., Citrus spp., Cornus spp., Corylus spp., Cotoneaster spp., Crataegus spp., Fagus spp., Lagerstroemia spp., Malus spp., Platanus spp., Populusspp., Prunus laurocerasus, Pyrus spp., Rosa spp., Salix spp. and Ulmus spp.;

Anoplophora glabripennis

• Plants for planting that have a stem diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, other than seeds, of Acer spp., Aesculus spp., Alnus spp., Betula spp., Carpinus spp., Cercidiphyllumspp., Corylus spp., Fagus spp., Fraxinus spp., Koelreuteria spp., Platanusspp., Populus spp., Salix spp., Tilia spp. and Ulmusspp.;

Xylella fastidiosa

• See separate tables;

 

Plants subject to EU emergency measures (2)

Aromia bungi

• Plants for planting, other than seeds, that have a stem or root collar diameter of 1 cm or more at their thickest point, of Prunus spp. with the exception of Prunus laurocerasus L.;

Fusarium circinatum

• Plants of the genus Pinus L. and the species Pseudotsugamenziesii;

Phytophthora ramorum

• Plants for planting of Rhododendron spp. L., other than Rhododendron simsii, Viburnum, Camellia

Bursaphelenchus xylophilus

• Plants (other than fruit and seeds) of Abies, Cedrus, Larix, PiceaA., Pinus., Pseudotsuga. and Tsuga.;

Tomato brown rugose fruit virus

• Plants for planting, of Solanum lycopersicum and Capsicum annuum;