Melampsora euphorbiae - Melampsora euphorbiae

Description

Melampsora euphorbiae is an orange rust fungus that affects various Euphorbia species of plant, especially prevalent on the undersides of leaves of Petty Spurge and Sun Spurge.

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Habitat

Grows on Euphorbia plant species.

When to see it

Late spring and summer.

UK Status

Widespread and fairly frequent in England and Wales.

VC55 Status

Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

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