Puccinia chaerophylli


Puccinia chaerophylli is a gall causing rust fungus that affects the leaves and stems of umbellifers such as Cow Parsley and Sweet Cicely.

Identification difficulty

Where the host species occur.

When to see it

When the host species are in leaf.

UK Status

Not very well recorded, but seems to be more common in the northern half of Britain.

VC55 Status

Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map


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

UK Map