- Fruit is rotted but remains firm
- Fruit may become mummified and remain on tree
- Round leaf spots with a purple border & tan center
- Large brown spots with brown rings form on fruit
- Branch cankers can be sunken, reddish brown or rough looking or cracked bark; cankers may remain small or enlarge to become several feet long
- Leaves on girdled branches wilt, die and turn brown
- Common on stressed trees & trees infected with fire blight
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