Myrtle rust alert

7 September, 2017

A second location of myrtle rust infection has been found in Auckland – this time in the city, on ramarama plants at a private property in St Luke.

Myrtle rust is a fungus that attacks and can potentially seriously affect myrtle species plants including some significant natives such as pōhutukawa, ramarama, mānuka and rātā.

Find more information on the MPI website.