notpop's picture

Variety or diseased ?

Observed: 24th September 2013 By: notpopnotpop’s reputation in Plantsnotpop’s reputation in Plantsnotpop’s reputation in Plantsnotpop’s reputation in Plants
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Description:

is this a rusty variety of chestnut or diseased ?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Horse-Chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum) interacts

Comments

landgirl's picture

Rusty leaves

I believe it's the effect of the leaf miner Cameraria ohridella, which causes premature browning of the leaves.
Edit: The ID given above refers to a moth, was it intended to be the tree?

notpop's picture

i.d

wondered why it jumped to invertebrates !
thanks ,will edit