Roses forum→what disease is this

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aralya
May 21, 2020 3:42 PM CST
i planted this rose last autumn, ordered it from a verified seller together with a few others, which have grown beautifully... only this one has grown like this, it looks like a terrible thing, the leaves are all deformed - i read about a virus which can do this (witch's broom), but in all the pics I found the new ugly growth was reddish, not green like here. it doesn't look like the wasp issue either...

thanks in advice for your help.
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Mustbnuts
May 21, 2020 4:07 PM CST
Where are you located? Have you (or a neighbor) sprayed for anything lately near this area?
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porkpal
May 21, 2020 5:00 PM CST
I too think it looks like herbicide damage.
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Name: seil
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seilMI
May 21, 2020 5:39 PM CST
Herbicide damage. The spray from any Round Up type product can travel a long way on even the slightest breeze. Also many lawn care weed and feed products contain herbicides.

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