Fire blight in Kiwi fruit?

Asked August 8, 2018, 4:05 PM EDT

I live in Cass county. Hobby fruit & edible nut grower. Have had some problem with fruit trees fire blight, but now having something suspicious goin on with my cold tolerant Kiwi vines. Are they also susceptible?

Michigan hardy kiwi fire blight in fruit trees

1 Response

No they should not get fire blight.
I must be another disease which would cause abrupt dieback.
If it was fire blight you should see bacterial ooze from the infect on moist days and after rains