Bondi Junction NSW, Australia
Fact Sheets
Kauri rust (236)
Pacific Pests, Pathogens and Weeds
Pacific Pests, Pathogens and Weeds


  • Narrow distribution. Southeast Asia, Oceania. On kauri only. A minor disease.
  • Raised galls form, up to 20 mm diameter and 5 mm high. Within them are white to yellow pustules that produce spores. The underside of the pustules are often depressed.
  • Spread occurs as the spores are blown by wind.
  • Cultural control: none recommended.
  • Chemical control: none recommended.

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