dwaft peach tree problem

dan_nz_gardenerSeptember 26, 2012

hey all

I bought this bonanza dwarf peach tree this winter and it has blossomed recently and the leaf growth has gone full on as we are a month into spring. The leaves dont look right, they have redish scab looking things on them and lots are closing up. The tree is in the biggest pot i could buy from the garden centre in new premium potting mix, i am confused, i bought a nectarine and an apricot too. The nectarine is looking really healthy but the apricot looks like its starting to do it too.

Much appreciated if anyone can help:-)

Dan

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ltilton

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    Bookmark   September 26, 2012 at 5:53AM
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PeterS1938

Hi Dan
its been a bad year for peach leaf curl and that that looks like it.It can affect most stone fruits.Make sure you discard or burn the affected leaves.
Peter.

    Bookmark   September 26, 2012 at 11:28AM
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