Bondi Junction NSW, Australia
Fact Sheets
Breadfruit rust (473)
Pacific Pests, Pathogens and Weeds
Pacific Pests, Pathogens and Weeds


  • Worldwide distribution. In Cook Islands, Fiji, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu. On breadfruit, jackfruit and relatives.
  • Minor disease
  • Brown, spore-bearing pustules (uredinia) on underside of leaves, matching brown spots above.
  • Spread: spores on the wind.
  • Cultural control and chemical control not needed.

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