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Q.Lord Napia Nectarine Tree

Zone Norwich, Norfolk, NR148NW | Anonymous added on July 20, 2021 | Answered

my Lord Napia Nectarine tree is in the Greenhouse. The leaves are looking shriveled up and some are turning brown. I water daily in this hot weather. Please can you help.

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Answered on August 10, 2021

Unfortunately, This appears to be the start of Fire Blight, or any of the related blights. Likely, the soil remains too wet for too long without adequate chance to dry out, thoroughly, down to about 5 to 8 cm between waterings.

I would treat with a fungicide, but this is going to take some serious management to correct from here.

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