Mutant Peaches

xminionJuly 4, 2013

I was wondering if anyone was aware of the problem with peaches that are forming their pits on the OUTSIDE of their fruit?

Last year was a banner year for them....after a record snowy winter, watery spring and summer....this scary looking fruit is forming..

Any knowledge or even a guess about what's going on is appreciated.

The trees are in the Mid West.

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jean001a(Portland OR 7b)

That I gotta see. Please post a picture.

    Bookmark   July 5, 2013 at 2:17AM
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Scott F Smith(6B/7A MD)

It sounds like those are doubled fruits? Sometimes weather causes two fruits to form bonded to each other, and sometimes one is a lot smaller than the other so looks like a seed.

Scott

    Bookmark   July 5, 2013 at 9:02AM
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