Fig Tree
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Why Are My Figs Getting Fuzz on Them

redneck 6646 added on August 5, 2012 | Answered

My figs are getting fuzz on them and I don't know why this is happening.

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Heather
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Answered on August 16, 2012

Some varieties of figs do have slightly velvety immature fruit. If you have seen this tree fruit before and it did not have fuzz before, then it is a fungus. A fungicide will help clear it up. Some pruning of small and weak branches will also help with increasing airflow, which will help reduce the chances of it returning.

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