Why have the leaves on my cherry tree and plum tree shriveled up and died?
Fruit Tree Diseased or Dying
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
This could be an number of things. Have you checked the trees or signs of insect pests? This could be one reason for the decline of your trees. A fungus of some type could be another. Neem oil, often sold as fruit tree spray, can help with either of these issues. The heat could be another factor, causing stress on the trees. Up your watering regimine and see if this helps.