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10/08/2013 at 22:47

Can anyone identify this "plant" which seems to be growing on Rosa canina planted this spring as part of a native hedge.

Thanks

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/29152.jpg?width=205&height=350&mode=max

 

10/08/2013 at 22:50

Hi Jeff, it is a "Robin's pincushion" gall caused by a gall wasp:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diplolepis_rosae

 

12/08/2013 at 21:10

Many thanks Bob for such a quick reply. I should have stayed online a bit longer.......

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