Plum Trees
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Plum Tree

Zone Liverpool | rollies1954 added on March 5, 2016 | Answered

How do I prevent my plums from falling to the ground too early?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on March 6, 2016

A tree can naturally thin out it's crop.
Environmental stresses can cause fruit drop; temperature changes, drought or heavy rains.
One of the most common causes is Plum curlicos.

Here are some links with more information.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/plum/growing-plum-trees.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/plum/plum-curculio.htm

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