Q.Branches Which Had Fruit—the Apples Desicated And The Branch Bearing Them Died. What Is The Cause? Can I Save The Tree?
It is a small, young tree which has borne fruit five seasons in a row. There was fruit on it this year. The branches with the fruit are dead, dry, and break right off. The rest of the tree seems to be surviving.
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There are a few reasons why a portion of a tree would be dying off. Here is an article that will go over the most common reasons: