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Dock Rust

Observed: 22nd May 2013 By: anonymous spotter
Dock Rust
Dock Rust

1cm diameter red spots on curled dock leaves. Back of leaf central circle of tiny brown cups - probable site for spore release.


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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Puccinia phragmitis interacts


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It fortunately supports the identification I have already given, but the second photograph has been added since I made my ID. There is currently nothing to indicate this.

Alan S.