Symptoms and Signs on Ribes


White Pine Blister Rust - Symptoms and Signs on Ribes

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Ribes leaves infected with Cronartium ribicola.

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Uredinia produced on the lower surface of infected leaves.

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Microscopic view of urediniospores. Note spiny appearance.

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Teila forming on leaf. Some uredinia can also be seen in the center of the photo.

telia of blister rust

By late summer, susceptable Ribes can have lots of telia on the lower leaf surface.

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Telia viewed with a hand lens on leaf surface. Basidiospores will be produced from the teliospores.