Broad bean rust

Broad bean rust is one of the most common fungal diseases of broad bean leaves. The fungus causes small, dusty, dark brown spots surrounded by a pale yellow halo on leaves and stems.

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Broad bean rust

Quick facts

Common name Broad bean rust
Scientific name Uromyces viciae-fabae
Plants affected Broad beans
Main symptoms Small, dusty, dark brown spots on leaves and stems
Caused by Fungus
Timing Mid-summer

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