Are turkey figs affected by stem rot?
saw the article on papaya stem rot, noticed my fig has similar scarring/de bark area.
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There are very similar infections that will affect any fruit tree, yes. Most of these can be quite deadly, and some treatable.
This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/figs/common-fig-tree-diseases.htm