Hemlock rust fungus

Hemlock rust fungus

Observation - Hemlock rust fungus - UK and Ireland. Description: The first 2 pictures show the rust on the day the plant was found. The 3rd picture shows the same specimen on 5 March, by which time the spores had started to erupt from the stem.

The first 2 pictures show the rust on the day the plant was found. The 3rd picture shows the same specimen on 5 March, by which time the spores had started to erupt from the stem.