Plum Trees
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Plum tree issues

Zone Spain | Geetbee added on August 11, 2015 | Answered

Our plum tree has developed sap leakage. See image. Is there a serious problem and can we treat? This season the tree a good crop of fruit this year.

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shelley
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Answered on August 12, 2015

I am sorry, but we did not receive your photo. Did you recently prune the tree? Sometimes trees will bleed after being pruned.

Here is an article that will help you that discusses why trees leak sap:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/tgen/what-is-tree-sap.htm

Happy gardening!

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