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  • vivmurphyvivmurphy Posts: 2

    I have a plum tree( not sure which plum) have only just moved into my new home, apparently it has not Bourne any fruit for a number of years but it appears to have been infected with some fungus/disease which look like cotton wool/ fluff in its branches which then kills off the branches.

    I have searched the internet but have not come across any solutions, I would appreciate if anyone has any ideas



  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 78,223

    Look up Woolly Aphids. If this looks similar the best treatment I know is to encourage blue tits and other birds to the tree by hanging feeders there. They love Woollg aphids. 

    “I am not lost, for I know where I am. But however, where I am may be lost.” Winnie the Pooh

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