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Answer: Hi Ray, Thank you for contacting Yates. The product you need to apply is Yates Double Action Weed’n’Feed Hose On. You can see a picture...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 10:50AM, 24 Mar 2017
Answer: Hello Greta, For spider mites on roses you will need to choose a product approved for the purpose. Consider Yates Natures Way Vegie & Herb Spra...
Category: Pests
Answered: 01:54PM, 09 Mar 2017
Answer: Hi Mark, Thank you for contacting Yates. I would suggest leaving the petals to decompose to feed the tree and improve soil structure, presuming the...
Category: General
Tags: Camellia
Answered: 08:34AM, 07 Mar 2017
Answer: Hi Robert, Thank you for contacting Yates. The plant in the picture is Haemanthus coccineus, an autumn bulb. You may read more from the following l...
Category: Pests
Tags: bulb, ID
Answered: 08:25AM, 03 Mar 2017
Answer: Hi Arvind, Thank you for contacting Yates, the plant looks like suffering from sunburn, it could due to lack of water, excessive sun exposure, extr...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: citrus, Sunburn
Answered: 08:46AM, 10 Feb 2017