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24/05/2013 at 13:26

Has anyone any idea why my young crabapple tree is losing its leaves and on one branch the bark is peeling off. It came in to leaf and bud really well, but this die back has happened very fast. Thhe new shoots are shrivelling too. Grateful for advice.

24/05/2013 at 16:15

Could be brown rot blossom blight,are any of the small branches/twigs affected?

25/05/2013 at 20:54

Yes - most of the small branches are losing leaves and shoots. Any advice?

25/05/2013 at 21:01

Remove and destroy as much of the infected material as possible, and apply 3-4 treatments of an approved fungicide making sure to thoroughly treat the leaf and twig surfaces.

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