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Leaf Pustules
Sep 2, 2021 16:27:48   #
Don Schaeffer Loc: Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
I always believed that these strange pimples that appear on certain plants were caused by an insect larva, a worm perhaps, that lives inside them. When I found a weed whose leaf was so infected I wanted to make my journey through them. I was disappointed to find no larvae living in the leaf--the pustules happen to be caused a much less interesting fungus. The distortion of cell shape remains very scenic, however.

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