Sorrel Rust - Puccinia oxalidis
A bright orange rust fungus affecting members of the Sorrel family (Oxalis), especially visible on the underside of the leaves.
Wherever the host species grow.
When oxalis plants are in leaf, but probably best looked for late March and during April.
The aecial stage can be found on Berberis repens.
Widespread in England and Wales but not well recorded.
There are a number of records for this species in Leicestershire and Rutland.
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015