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Ergot on Cock's-foot?

Observed: 3rd November 2011 By: BDeed
Merseyside BioBankThe Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and
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I think this is of the Ergot genus (maybe purpurea?), curious to know if it growing in Cock's-foot is significant as i have only read of it using Rye sp.


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