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Rating poplars for Melampsora leaf rust infectionAuthor(s): Ernst J. Schreiner
Source: Forest Research Note NE-90. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3 p.
Publication Series: Forest Research Note
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionMelampsora leaf rust occurs in all countries where poplars are native or where they have been introduced for ornamental use or timber culture. The rust is easily recognized by the bright orange-yellow spore masses on the undersides of the leaves during most of the growing season.
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CitationSchreiner, Ernst J. 1959. Rating poplars for Melampsora leaf rust infection. Forest Research Note NE-90. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3 p.
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