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30/09/2012 at 12:03

I have a small conference pear tree that I have just put in the garden from a pot. It had a few blossoms but has had no fruit. But it has got reddy brown spots on the top of leaves and what I can only descibe as pale brown lumpy bits under the leaves. Has any body any ideas on what it is and how to cure it please.

30/09/2012 at 12:16

Your problem will be solved when it loses its leaves this Autumn and you get a new lot next Spring.  If they are wierd in the Spring then a diagnosis can be made.

30/09/2012 at 14:40

In spring tie a oily rag around the trunk to stop ants e.t.c. transporting bugs and virus to the tree,(veg oil).

30/09/2012 at 14:50

Thanks to Welshonion and flowering rose for your comments I will try the oily rag next spring. Thanks again

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