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June 3, 2012 5:00 AM

Rapidly spreading killer virus ravages rose gardens

Reports of a virus that attacks roses are proliferating around the Kansas City area, and experts say there is no cure. The disease, called rose rosette, has been known throughout the Midwest for decades. But this spring, agriculture officials in Johnson and Jackson counties are hearing more reports from gardeners with sick roses.

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