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Re: bradford pear turning brown

Re : bradford pear turning brown -- karen
Posted by Newt , Jul 20,2005,06:00    Top of Thread   Forum

Hi Karen,

You don't say where you live so it might be difficult to say what is going one with the info supplied. I suspect that your trees may have been planted too deeply or overwatered if the more mature ones are doing well. Fireblight is another possibility as bradford pears are very suseptible to this.

Here's sites on proper planting, rootflare depth, watering and mulching.


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