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Q.Blueberry bush disease or pest?

Zone PO10 7JL | Anonymous added on May 15, 2020 | Answered

Hi, I’ve recently noticed a reddish bloching on my blueberry bush. Is this a worry and if yes how can I treat it?
Many thanks?

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Answered on May 16, 2020

I'm afraid that this is not a blueberry. It appears to be a blackberry or raspberry.

That damage that you see is the start of a fungal infection known as rust. Here is more info:


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