Peach tree leaves have red spots and holes.

Asked August 5, 2019, 11:59 AM EDT

Hi. I bought this tree at a local nursery this spring. Tree bore flowers and fruit. Disease started to show in the summer. Can you please ID this disease and cure?

Washington County Oregon peaches

1 Response

Shothole is a nasty disease and often combined with peach leaf curl can kill the tree in a few years. Good to get after it this fall. Read here and see if you can implement any of the control tactics listed:

Here is another publication that might help: