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Goat's-beard affected by Bauhinus tragopogonis-pratensis

Observed: 13th May 2013 By: shurick88shurick88’s reputation in Plantsshurick88’s reputation in Plants
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Description:

Inside the flower there is dark purple, almost black, fine powder.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Goat's-beard (Tragopogon pratensis) interacts

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The plant might be goatsbeard attacked by a smut fungus - not v sure

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smut

From google

Bauhinus tragopogonis-pratensis may be the causer