Help in identifying pest

Apple    Srinagar

I believe this is Apple Mosaic Virus. I am not sure about this as I have seen yellow patches as symptoms of Mosaic in Apple varieties.

Asked by: waseem shafi (7 points)   Posted:July 19, 2017

2 answers    917 views

Rust appearance

Apple    Srinagar

Rust occurrence from July in red delicious variety which eventually decreases shelf life of fruit, how it can be managed?

Asked by: waseem shafi (7 points)   Posted:June 30, 2017

1 answer    949 views

The Lesion
Apple trunk lesion

Apple    Albuquerque, NM Zone 7b

Trying to figure out what is going on with this apple trees trunk it is about 3 years old.The lesion appears to be spreading growing. Any ideas and or treatments would be appreciated.

Asked by: Wurgulf (45 points)   Posted:April 23, 2013

3 answers    7326 views

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Apple scab

Apple    Hawassa,Ethiopia

How can I manage apple scab without pesticides?

Asked by: Dagmawi Guja Bayou (1 point)   Posted:July 14, 2020

1 answer    70 views

Eggs of what
Egg identification

Apple    Srinagar

I found these eggs on the underside of an apple leaf. Help me in identifying these please

Asked by: waseem shafi (7 points)   Posted:April 19, 2016

1 answer    1315 views

finding eggs

Apple    Srinagar

I found these eggs in my apple orchard what might they belong to?

Asked by: waseem shafi (7 points)   Posted:March 25, 2016

2 answers    898 views

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How can I prevent wormy apples?

Apple    Pennsylvania

This fall my apple trees produced lots of apples, and nearly every one came with a worm. I suspect these are apple maggot worms. Can I do anything either during the winter or early spring to prevent the adults from laying eggs on the apples? How else can I stop the worms?

Asked by: Jessica (1 point)   Posted:December 5, 2013

4 answers    5685 views

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fungicide efficacy

Apple    Srinagar

What is the role of stickers while spraying fungicides in rainy season?

Asked by: waseem shafi (7 points)   Posted:March 12, 2016

1 answer    804 views

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Cox Orange Pippin Apple trees

Apple    North Idaho

I have planted 3 Cox Orange Pippin Apple trees in my yard over the past 13 years. 1 is 3 years old, one is 8 and one is 12 years old. All were bought from different plant nurseries, and planted NOT near each other, but within a variety of cherry, plum, apple, asian and american pears, and...

Asked by: Angie Lee Morrow (18 points)   Posted:May 7, 2013

1 answer    3113 views

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Pruning crab apple trees

Apple    York, UK

My wife and I have inherited two apple trees in our new garden. They are growing next to the house and we know NOTHING about gardening. They are at least 10ft tall. A friend of ours said we should prune them over the winter. Is this true? No idea how or when to do this, any help greatly...

Asked by: Johnboy (2 points)   Posted:February 3, 2013

1 answer    2688 views

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Apples falling off tree

Apple    None Given

Is there anything I can do to stop or reduce the amount of apples falling off tree before they are ripe ?

Asked by: T DiMichel (1 point)   Posted:August 2, 2016

2 answers    1115 views

Spots and browning on apple

Apple    iran

Can anybody help me with these spots on apple? Is it a fungal disease or biologic stress or something like spraying? Thank you so much

Asked by: saba (1 point)   Posted:September 21, 2015

1 answer    1804 views

Alternaria infestation is on rise

Apple    India

Last year Alternaria caused lots of damage to the apple orchards of our country and due to that this year it is getting worse to control its infestation. Suggest some quick and prompt measures in this regard.

Asked by: waseem shafi (7 points)   Posted:May 29, 2019

1 answer    568 views

Pin scab

Apple    Srinagar

How pin scab arises and how can it be managed?

Asked by: waseem shafi (7 points)   Posted:July 1, 2017

1 answer    1339 views

Red leaves

Apple    None Given

I have young Apple leaves just coming out. They have a reddish tint to it. Is this normal, or is it possibly a phosphate deficiency?

Asked by: Conrad Willkomm (1 point)   Posted:March 4, 2016

1 answer    1275 views

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Apple scab

Apple    Srinagar

Are there chemicals available for spraying to avoid pathogen - host binding or anyway block binding sites in apple scab

Asked by: waseem shafi (7 points)   Posted:March 28, 2016

1 answer    876 views

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Apple tree did not blossom after pruning

Apple    PA

We pruned our apple tree in February last year and it did not blossom at all all year. I remember there was a cold snap at some point soon after the tree was pruned. Was it perhaps the weather that caused this or was it as a result of incorrect pruning? It’s a beautiful old tree and I sincerely...

Asked by: Michelle Hay (1 point)   Posted:February 22, 2013

1 answer    2991 views

Sugar Apple tree

Apple    None Given

same or maybe a different problem from my mangos !! this looks a bit more like a disease or a deficiency in a pot and growing well , never fed plz help reem

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:October 10, 2016

1 answer    1425 views

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Apple tree grafting compatibility

Apple    None Given

I have taken 12 tree grafts based on a grafting chart that came along with the rootstocks and 10 were successful yay :) but i lost the fruit tree family grafting charts and can't seem to find one proper and simple online , can you please provide me with a helpful link or chart thanks

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:February 22, 2015

1 answer    3340 views

De-colouration in apple leaves.

Apple    India

Some trees in one of the orchard has apple tree which have leaves turning yellowish from the actual green colour. After trying various operating like soil drenching with carbendazim and other foliar sprays we are still clueless.

Asked by: waseem shafi (7 points)   Posted:May 19, 2019

2 answers    826 views

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Crabapple Tree not Flowering

Apple    None Given

We recently bought a house with an 8 year old crab-apple tree. The last occupant indicated it has not flowered. It is in full sun and not in wet soil. I have not had the soil tested yet. Is this indicative of a lack of nitrogen, phosphorous and/or potassium or should I go ahead with soil...

Asked by: Steve (1 point)   Posted:March 10, 2016

2 answers    799 views

Apple fruit disorder
I wonder what might this disorder be?

Apple    Nepal

I suspect it is a physiological disorder: browning, manifestation of disease, defies usual pattern-less form, in this case being concentric browning of pith. The fruit did not show any external symptoms although the the cutting lead to strikingly foul odor.

Asked by: Deependra Dhakal (2 points)   Posted:December 27, 2015

1 answer    1218 views

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Too late to prune apple tree?

Apple    NY

We have an apple tree growing at our summer house that is in desperate need of pruning. Unfortunately I only discovered it this week. I know that pruning is usually done when dormant but will it harm the tree if I was to do it now? The tree is currently fruiting, the apples look quite small...

Asked by: Cat Sullivan (2 points)   Posted:July 5, 2013

1 answer    1942 views

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When to fertilise crab apple?

Apple    York, UK

I was wondering if it is necessary to fertilise the mature crab apple trees I have in my garden and if so when? Is it best to do this early in the Spring or does it matter? We know very little about maintaining trees but very much like the pair of apple trees in our new garden and would like to...

Asked by: Johnboy (2 points)   Posted:March 25, 2013

2 answers    4800 views

Soursop fruits turning black n moldy 
before ripen .
Bad soursop fruits

Apple    None Given

Why do my soursop turn black and moldy before ripen. What's wrong with the tree or fruits. What is the solution? Hope someone can help.

Asked by: choy lai kam (1 point)   Posted:April 12, 2016

1 answer    6514 views

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Life cycle of Apple scab disease

Apple    Srinagar

At which inoculum stage is venturia inequalis easy to curb, and what are the effective fungicides other than triazoles in curbing out mycelial growth?

Asked by: waseem shafi (7 points)   Posted:March 25, 2016

4 answers    2622 views

Disease identification

Apple    Srinagar

These types of spots are rare but affect at a good chunk in susceptible cultivars of Apple like red delicious. I am not sure either they are related to any kind of deficiency or any pest or any kind of physical damage. In lateral case I am not ruling out hail damage as well. Drop your say at...

Asked by: waseem shafi (7 points)   Posted:August 18, 2017

2 answers    1773 views

Brown spots on leaves of ateyoma plant

Apple    None Given

I got this from a nursery in Florida, it went through the adjustment stress and got back on its feet but i found this brown spots on them and i cant tell if its a hot weather or some sort of deficiency im sure no pest or infestation plz help

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:July 31, 2015

1 answer    1696 views

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How to remove apple tree suckers

Apple    ND

Our apple tree is producing extensive suckers and I’m worried about cutting them as I have been told that this will just make the tree produce even more of them. Any advice as to what is best to do here?

Asked by: Jack Wilson (1 point)   Posted:March 6, 2013

2 answers    10153 views

Alternaria leaf spots.

Apple    Srinagar

Mid summer alternaria is causing heavy defoliation in delicious apple cultivars. What can be done to eradicate this menace, further to prevent premature fruit fall.

Asked by: waseem shafi (7 points)   Posted:July 22, 2017

1 answer    1283 views
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