Septoria cornicola

    Description

    Septoria cornicola is a fungus that affects the leaves of Dogwoods (Cornus species). Uniform, medium purplish spots appear on the leaves; spots may be angular. Centre of spot turns grey, but spots retain the deep purple border.

    Habitat

    Wherever the host Dogwoods (Cornus species) occur.

    When to see it

    When the host species are in leaf.

    UK Status

    Little recorded in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

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