Peach Trees
Q.

Peach Diseases

Anonymous added on May 12, 2011 | Answered

Since my peach tree has peaches this year, I put a lot of attention on it. Yesterday, I found a lot of peaches having black spots. I only saw one spot on one peach at this moment. Then I touched it; it was hard on the black spot. Some black spot areas have a slightly black substance on the peach surface. I used a knife to open it, which was a big black area inside and found a worm (just looks like a white moth larva) inside. The worm was about 1 cm long and 1/4 cm big. What is it, and how do you control it?

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Nikki
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on May 13, 2011

It is likely plum curculio. This article will help:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/plum/plum-curculio.htm

00
Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Peach Trees
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More