Mint Rust - Puccinia menthae
Puccinia menthae is a rust fungus which galls the leaves of various Mints. Young leaves at shoot tip become thickened, distorted, with purple patches.
Where the host species occur.
When the host species are in leaf.
Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.
Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.
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