The fruit trees such as plums, peaches and cherries, are the riskier trees to diseases than the other types of trees.
Their fruits are extremely delicious, but it can harm the life of everybody with some diseases it the tree is in some disease.
The most common disease among these trees is “brown rot”. This disease is fungus type that affects the fruits after the season is over. It also shifts from older fruits to the newer fruits.
To save your tree from this disease, one thing is very important that the tree gets proper air circulation.
When moisture buildups, then this will cause the brown rot. another thing, after picking all the seasoned fruits from your tree, it is crucial to clear all the leftover fruits in the tree.
There is an area called cytospora on the tree which is an evil for trees. The gum sticks out along with the huge corns. This evil enters into the tree through old wounds. There will be a problem for evils if the person trims all of the fruits in late summer.
These evils find to be difficult to enter into your tree. While trimming, make sure that the cut fills naturally and avoids using cuts dressing by buying them from a gardening store. This dressing will not do anything except making your tree look like unnatural.
Black knot can be a deal with those planting plum trees. Person can understand black knot by these symptoms: rough tumors or growth, which is showing, on trees branches. If any of these symptoms are appearing, person should cut off that attached branch. Black knot disease can easily again enters into the tree if it is near to the past point.
Every person who has worked with the cherry tree must have experienced “Cherry Leaf Spot”. It shows itself if there are old dead leaves appearing on the ground. It is easy to prevent with this disease.
The only thing requires in this is your hard work. Person has to collect all the leaves which are falling from your tree. If the symptom of this disease starts appearing in front of a person, he has to wipe out all the leaves or other option is to use those leaves as mulch.
At the time when tree got maturity stage and ready to picking, it is extremely crucial to pick up all within the period of 2 weeks. If daily picking is possible then its best of all. With the help, of this process, bees, and wasps will stay away from the tree, and your tree will grow up better.
Fruit tree owners face these diseases and pests vary constantly and are worrying about this. If someone wants to prevent their tree from these diseases, then he should follow the precautions and has to check that theses diseases are affecting their local area or not. If yes, then he also has to prevent their local area, as well.