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Q.Fig Tree “burrower”

Zone 28562 | Anonymous added on April 4, 2019 | Answered

Is there some type of creature that burrows into the limbs of fig trees? We have a tree that is approximately 6-7 years old and it is covered with little spikes. The tree has no buds at all this year and all the small branches are very brittle. We had a great crop of figs last year, but are wondering if this tree needs to be taken out. Sending two photos below.

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Answered on April 5, 2019

Fig Tree borer's are likely the cause.
This link will help you.

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