First record of Phragmidium violaceum on blackberry in victoria

@article{Marks2011FirstRO,
  title={First record of Phragmidium violaceum on blackberry in victoria},
  author={Geoffrey Christopher Marks and Ian G. Pascoe and Eligio Bruzzese},
  journal={Australasian Plant Pathology},
  year={2011},
  volume={13},
  pages={12-13}
}
In February 1984 residents of the Hiawatha Valiey, near Yarram, submitted specimens of blackberry leaves (Rubus ulmifolius X(?) hybrid) which they claimed showed evidence of herbicide spraying in the area. The leaves had scattered reddish-purple spots (2-4 mm diam) on the upper surface as weli as some larger chlorotic areas. On the lower surface, coincident… CONTINUE READING