Peach Trees
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Small peaches shriveling…

Zone Abernathy, TX 79311 (7) | dryan added on June 4, 2015 | Answered

Tree looks healthy and putting on new growth. Some scattered peaches are the size of golf balls, but many little ones (the size of your pinkie) are shriveling and sickly looking. They even have odd shapes.

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on June 6, 2015

Your tree could be suffering from a brown rot fungus.
You can treat most fungal disease with a fungicide.

Have you had heavy rain or wet conditions in your area?
Here is a few links for you.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/peach/peach-tree-care.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/peach/brown-rot-fungus.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/rain-knocking-down-plants.htm

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