Scab-Free Apple Trees?

Answer Whether you are starting an orchard or planting a few apple trees in your backyard, disease resistance is an important consideration when you choose apple varieties to grow. Apple scab, a fungal in... Read More »

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How to Treat Apple Scab Without Chemicals?

Apple scab is a fungal infection that causes black spots of various sizes on apple fruits and leaves. The fungus overwinters on fallen leaves under the tree. The spores germinate in the spring and ... Read More »

HELP!!! i had a pimple on my nose...yeah i picked at it and then it formed a scab...the scab?

cover it up with some neosporin and a bandage and stay in your house for the next 2 months while it heals

Cedar-Apple Rust on Apple Trees?

Cedar-apple rust is a fungal disease that affects most types of apple trees (Malus sp.), including crab apples. It also affects eastern red cedar trees (Juniperus virginiana L.). In fact, the fungu... Read More »

How do I tell tip bearing apple trees from spur bearing apple trees?

SpursLook for spurs (thick, thorn-like growths) on the apple tree's branches. If fruit production has started, the apples develop on the spurs. If you have spurs on the tree, you have either a part... Read More »