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Questions About Yellow Plum Trees

Asked by
Anonymous on
July 26, 2011

Q. Yellow Plums

We have a plum tree that usually gives yellow plums, but this year many of them are turning purple and looking rotten beneath the purple area while ripening. What could be the cause of this? There also seems to be some resin on the purple area.

Answered by
Nikki on
July 27, 2011
Certified Expert
A.

It could be scab. This article has more information that may help:
http://www.fruit.cornell.edu/tfabp/tfacts/peachscab.pdf

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Asked by
Richgirl on
August 25, 2012

Q. Yellow Plum Tree Won’t Do Anything

I have a yellow plum tree that won’t do anything. What should I do?

Answered by
Nikki on
August 27, 2012
Certified Expert
A.

Assuming you mean it is not fruiting, this article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/plum/plum-trees-not-fruiting.htm

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