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Unidentified rust on fruit tree (pear or apple)

Observed: 14th June 2012 By: YashcaYashca’s reputation in Fungi and LichensYashca’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens

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Thanks for that Alan. I was

Thanks for that Alan. I was told the tree was a fruit tree and, not (yet) having much in the way of experience in identifying trees, just believed them.

Thank you for identifying the rust. Out of interest, are there any photographs of the tree I could obtain to confirm or deny your tentative ID of Salix caprea x cinerea?