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Rust (?) on rose

Observed: 4th June 2012 By: seeckert
rose gall

A gall-type growth on a domestic rose bush in a garden. I'm not sure whether this was a bud or a leaf. Green, bulbous base, and curled, yellow outgrowth with flaky outgrowth. Could be a rust fungus, since it looks similar to the picture in


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  • rust fungus
    Confidence: It might be this.
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