Fig Tree
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Leaves dropping on my 20 yr. old fig tree.

Zone 31513 | jlwedincamp added on August 17, 2017 | Answered

My fig tree is 20yrs old early frost got the first new leaves it came back out we now have had a lot o rain and the fig trees leaves are spotted and falling off. What is causing this and will it hurt the tree?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on August 19, 2017

excess moisture or poorly draining soil can stress the tree. Leaf drop can be a result of the stress. Leaf spots can also be due to bacteria or fungus issues.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/figs/fig-tree-leaf-drop.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/figs/common-fig-tree-diseases.htm

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