Puccinia chaerophylli

    Description

    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
    Habitat

    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

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map