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Is this rust?

Posted by kelgalon 9 (My Page) on
Wed, Aug 4, 10 at 10:10

I think my LSU purple has leaf rust. I was hoping someone would mind helping me confirm that? This is my first fig tree and I'm trying to be careful. If it is, I have read to treat with a copper fungicide? Do you know of any home made fungicides that might work instead? I plan to remove the affected leaves first and then spraying. I really appreciate your help!

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http://flic.kr/p/8pu5Uf
http://flic.kr/p/8pu5RE


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RE: Is this rust?

It seems rust froms under the leafs more often. Can you get photos of the bottom side of the leaf?


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