How to Cure Black Knot Fungus on Fruit Trees.?


1. Prune all shoots and branches with knots. Remove the knots (the sources of inoculum or virus cells) in winter, before any buds appear and ascospore (fungus spores) discharge. Cut each infected branch or twig at least 6 to 8 inches below the knot.
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Fungus on Fruit Trees
Growing fruit trees in the home orchard is a rewarding task, but requires special attention to important cultural practices. These include selection of weather appropriate varieties, fertilization, pruning and training and pest and disease control. It is... More »
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