Iris Rust - Puccinia iridis

    Description

    The rust fungus Puccinia iridis affects both surfaces of the leaves of various types of Iris.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    On suitable Iris leaves.

    When to see it

    When the host species are in leaf.

    UK Status

    Widespread in England and Wales.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

    UK Map