EPLP-029: Fire Blight of Ornamental Pears
fire blight of pears information sheet

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Publication Date: 2017 March
Email: d-appel@tamu.edu

Product Code: EPLP-029

Electronic download only. One of the most destructive diseases of commercial apple and pear trees, fire blight is also a serious disease of Bradford pear trees used in many Texas landscapes. This publication explains fire blight symptoms and causes, as well as recommended control measures. By Sheila McBride and David Appel. (2 pages, 3 photos) By Shelia McBride/David Appel