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‘I have three young apple trees and they are all suffering from something white and fluffy on their twig undersides.’

Here’s the full question:

I have three young apple trees and they are all suffering from something white and fluffy on their twig undersides. I rub it off but it’s making big scars and sometimes kills the branch. Is this fungal? What can I do to help them?

Our response:

What you have is an infestation of sucking insects called woolly aphid. Continue reading ‘I have three young apple trees and they are all suffering from something white and fluffy on their twig undersides.’