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Q.Plum Tree

judi4407 added on September 4, 2011 | Answered

Plum tree did not produce or hold what litte fruit on tree to maturity. Leaves are turning brown with holes and some are skeltonized. I think it was tent worms that engulfed one whole branch and have seen Japanese beetles. There is also an area on a large branch that looks like there is sap coming out of it. I just want to get my tree back to good health, if possible. Thanks for any information you can give me. Judi

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Answered on September 5, 2011

Japanese beetles will do the damage you describe. This article will help with getting the Japanese beetles under control:

I would also get the tree on a regular spray schedual for pests and fungus. This article will help you with that:

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