Photo by Melody
It's time now to VOTE in our 14th annual photo contest! Voting ends November 7, so be sure to cast your votes for your favorites in each category here. Good luck to all contestants!

Beginner Fruit: Citrus Tree Problem

Communities > Forums > Beginner Fruit
bookmark
Forum: Beginner FruitReplies: 2, Views: 43
Add to Bookmarks
-
AuthorContent
Brandonbeth
Lucedale, MS

September 10, 2012
5:30 PM

Post #9271326

Can anyone tell me what has caused this on my satsumas, and will it in turn ruin the flesh?

Thumbnail by Brandonbeth
Click the image for an enlarged view.

jaimelemon

jaimelemon
St. Louis, MO
(Zone 6a)

September 18, 2012
9:10 AM

Post #9278853

I don't know what it is, but I am curious as well. I have similar stuff on the fruit of my Minneola Tangelo. Do any other parts of your tree look affected by it? As far as I can tell, it's just on the one little fruit I have.

Brandonbeth
Lucedale, MS

September 21, 2012
5:35 AM

Post #9281861

I have researched it and as far as I can tell it is a fungus called Scab. It is from too much rain sort of an atheletes foot on citrus lol. a good fruit fungicide should be applied.

You cannot post until you register and login.


Other Beginner Fruit Threads you might be interested in:

SubjectThread StarterRepliesLast Post
Blackberries, blueberries and strawberries... RyanandRachel 15 Mar 9, 2007 9:11 PM
Cuttings from Old Apple Tree wildgardengirl 4 Mar 16, 2007 4:08 PM
Strawberries HighCntryGrdnr 18 Sep 4, 2012 6:23 PM
wondering about the fig trees sslopoke 4 Apr 14, 2007 12:26 AM
Queen Ann Cherry Trees lafko06 1 Apr 16, 2007 2:25 AM


We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America