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black ringed holes on fruit

Posted by Blairb 4 ON CDN (My Page) on
Sat, Sep 17, 05 at 12:20

some of my plum tomatoes have about a 1/4"blacked ringed hole. When I dig into the hole there is tiny 1/8 th " maggot. other fruit have a blistered looking patch or sometimes trail. Please help.

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RE: black ringed holes on fruit

  • Posted by suze9 z8a TX (My Page) on
    Mon, Sep 19, 05 at 18:46

Where are you seeing the holes -- do they tend to be concentrated on a particular part of the fruit?

What color is the 'maggot'?

Here is a link that might be useful: pest management and diagnosis

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