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First Report of White Rust of Lunaria annua Caused by Albugo candida in North America

D. A. Glawe, J. R. Glass, and M. L. Putnam

March 2004


Lunaria annua, or money plant, is grown as an ornamental landscape plant and is used in dried flower arrangements. This report provides the first documentation of white rust (caused by the fungus Albugo candida) on L. annua in North America, and describes the symptoms and morphology of A. candida useful for identification.


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