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Royal Botanic Gardens - Kew

With over 8.5 million items, Kew houses the largest and most diverse botanical and mycological collections in the world.

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Puccinia graminis – stem rust on cereals

Puccinia graminis is known as stem rust and has influenced cereal farming throughout history. In common with other rust fungi, it is an obligate para…

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Plant pathogenic fungi from Northern America

The Fungarium at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, houses an estimated 1.25 million dried fungal specimens. It is one of the oldest and largest fungari…

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