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Q.The Plums On My Plum Tree Are Diseased. At Least One In Every Group Is Sort Of Over Growing And Almost Exploding It’s Skin

Zone London UK | mandymerron added on May 31, 2023 | Answered

What is it? A pest or a disease?

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Answered on May 31, 2023

That appears to be infected by the fungus, Taphrina pruni in the early stages, given your description. This can be treated with any fungicide labeled for "plum pocket" or "plum bladder".



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