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Q.Leaves of Apple Tree Are Going Black and Dry

saproo added on August 20, 2012 | Answered

Leaves of apple tree are going black and dry. Why?

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Answered on August 26, 2012

It sounds like a fungus, possibly sooty mold. A general fungicide should help, but if it does have a sooty appearance, it means that you also have a pest problem like aphids. You will also need to treat the tree with a pesticide as well if this is the case.

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