15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Gymnosporangium Juniperi-virginianae disease

Cedar apple rust is a disfiguring disease on apple and cedar trees this pictures shows the Red Cedar with fungus. To look at one you might think it was a creature from the sea with tentacles.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2017
Date Uploaded: 04.2017
Photo Location: Woodbine , Kansas, United States of America
Camera: E-620
Copyright: © Kimberly Gross