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Q.Purple plum tree with black fungus pods. What needs to be done. We live in Armonk, New York 45 minutes north of Manhattan.

Zone Armonk, NY | Anonymous added on April 22, 2020 | Answered

Is it safe to cut the branches affected at this time-late April? Advise on proper fungicide for it in my area.
Thank you

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Answered on April 23, 2020

Prune out diseased limbs at any time. Use a fungicide that has the type of tree listed on the label or it shouldn't be used. These articles should help:



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