paradiso leaves

maple2010(5)May 21, 2010

Ive been reading for a while,love the forum.Im new to figs,ive got about 10 now(its addicting).San juan/pingo de mel,paradiso,black triana,brown turkey,itialian white,some unknown.I recently brought this paradiso outside,today the leaves started browning on the edges.They look rusty.Im worried about drying out,maybe im overwatering,maybe 2much sun 2 quickly?Should i pluck the leaves?I would post some pics but,i canot get them to go thrue.

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bonsaist(Z6/ Bethlehem, Pa)

you mentioned that you recently brought the fig outside, It's most likely sun burnt leaves. You have to allow the leaves and the young stems to harden off before exposing it to full sun. The burnt leaves you can pluck them off, and place it in semi shade for at least a week.


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