Brown rot

Brown rot

A problem affecting most fruit trees including Apples, Pears, Plums, Peach and...

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Canker - fungal

Canker - fungal

Fungal canker causes the death of the plants inner bark. Areas affected stems,...

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Caterpillars

Caterpillars

Major plant pest causing considerable damage to a wide variety of plants. Feeding...

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Codling moth

Codling moth

A common widespread pest affecting Apples but can affect Pears, Quince and...

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Dieback

Dieback

Affects fruit trees, roses and many woody plants ie Acers. The stems and branches...

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Greenfly/blackfly (aphids)

Greenfly/blackfly (aphids)

Blackfly and  Greenfly (aphids) are very common sap sucking pests affecting...

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Powdery mildew

Powdery mildew

White, powdery fungal growth which develops on the upper leaf surface and...

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Sawflies/Sawfly larvae

Sawflies/Sawfly larvae

Different species of Sawfly affect Apple, Plum and Gooseberry with some...

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Scab

Scab

A serious disease of Apples and Pears, which can attack all parts of the tree and...

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Sooty Mould

Sooty Mould

Sooty mould is often a black or greyish-green fungus that grows on the upper...

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Storage rots

Storage rots

Soft grey brown areas appear on stored fruit and vegetables.

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Winter damage

Winter damage

Caused by frost or cold winds, snow damage. Shows as bleached areas on leaves or...

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Winter moth

Winter moth

Fruit trees are commonly affected but also affects other deciduous trees and...

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Woolly Aphids

Woolly Aphids

A fluffy white, waxy substance will often develop on the bark and branches of...

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