This disease is common on stone- and pome - fruits everywhere. Considerable difficulty has been experienced in some sections of Germany because of the severe injury inflicted on cherry trees. In the United States both the wild and cultivated cherries are affected. The reader is referred to Peach for a description of the symptoms, cause and control, page 300.
Wormald, H. The Cytospora disease of the cherry. . Southeast Agr. Col. Wye Journ. 1912: 367 - 380. 1914.