A brown rust affecting Carex pendula.
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Grows on on live leaves of Carex pendula.
When Carex pendula is in leaf.
A common rust on Carex pendula but rarely found on the alternate host (Ribes species)
Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.
Not often recorded in Leicestershire and Rutland, possibly due to the difficulty of identification.
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