What's your question? Ask

Hyacinth Plant

Q.Plum trees

Zone 13827 | bgcg added on March 17, 2012 | Answered

I have 2 plum trees that I planted last year. I just checked them and they have a split in the branches that I believe to be a canker (fungi). What shold I do? The dormant oil that I use on my apple trees does not list plums on the lable.

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on March 23, 2012

The dormant oil you have should be fine for the plum tree. I can't say 100 percent for sure, because I don't know exactly the brand you are using, so you may want to call where you bought it at and ask a nursery worker to confirm that it is safe for plums.

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...
Hyacinth Plant
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

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