Puccinia betonicae

Description

Puccinia betonicae is a rust fungus which infects the leaves of Betony (Betonica officinalis).

Identification difficulty
Habitat

May occur anywhere that Betony is present.

When to see it

When Betony is in leaf.

UK Status

Widespread in England and Wales.

VC55 Status

Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

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

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