Peach Trees

ends of peach tree branches are bare and look dead

Zone hamilton,tx. | sharla added on May 2, 2015 | Answered

I just sprayed fish emulsion and nitrogen on the trees 3 days ago, but the bare limbs have been going on for some time now. Thanks for any help I can get.

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Answered on May 3, 2015

I need a little more information - there are so many reasons for twig dieback that I would like to try to narrow this down a little.

Have you noticed any rosettes or little leaves like this:

Have you noticed any amber colored gumming like this:

Any blackened tips:

Any wilting or flagging:

Or anything else unusual? What percentage of the tree is impacted thus far?

For more information on common peach tree diseases, please visit the following link:

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