National Agricultural Pest Information System
Potyvirus plum pox virus
Plum Pox (Potyvirus plum pox virus) is a viral pathogen of stone fruit trees. It is a native of Europe and was first detected in Pennsylvania in 1999.
Spread by aphids.
Visit the Plum Pox program page for more information about this pest.
05/13/2011 - APHIS Redefines Plum Pox Quarantine Areas
05/13/2011 - Plum Pox Virus; Update of Quarantined Areas
01/06/2011 - Plum Pox Virus Update of Quarantined Areas