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#122536 Sep 2nd, 2007 at 06:50 AM
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Where I am moving there are two almond trees. Can some one tell be what the fruit looks like when the nuts are ripe? This sounds like one of those really silly questions but there it is. I haven't a clue. A picture of the ripe "fruit" would really help.


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tkhooper #122734 Sep 2nd, 2007 at 03:36 PM
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wavyHi TK!!! I hope this link helps you Scroll down to see the growing progress to harvesting you can click on the pic to make them larger!

http://www.geocities.com/lisargood/foodnfiber/almond.htm


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angelblossom #123047 Sep 3rd, 2007 at 05:41 AM
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thanks angelblossom. Do you know why the fruit maybe falling off of the tree before it turns brown?


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tkhooper #123086 Sep 3rd, 2007 at 08:46 AM
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are all of them dropping off or just a few??

Here is a list of diseases and preventive measures for Almond trees


http://westernfarmpress.com/mag/farming_rainatbloom_almond_disease/


and another one........ http://cekern.ucdavis.edu/Custom_Program485/Noninfectious_Bud_Failure_or_-Crazy_Top-_in_Almonds.htm

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