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David
Answer: Hi, Thank you for contacting Yates. The damage you see on your apples is caused by the larvae of the codling moth. The larvae can cause two types o...
Answered: 12:43PM, 24 May 2017
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Jonathan
Answer: Hi Jonathan, Most Japanese maple leaves will colour up in a range of autumn tones but the colour will depend on the species or cultivar. If, after ...
Answered: 03:16PM, 22 May 2017
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Willem
Answer: Hi Willem, Thank you for contacting Yates. Carob tree can reach a height and width of 10m, I would suggest spacing it according to the growth to av...
Category: General
Tags: carob tree
Answered: 02:05PM, 22 May 2017
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Tim
Answer: Hi Tim, Thank you for contacting Yates. Sounds like your Gardenia is going through transplant shock which may take up to 12 months. Yes, you can pr...
Category: Potting Plants
Tags: pruning, gardenia
Answered: 11:43AM, 19 May 2017
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B
Answer: Hi B, Thank you for contacting Yates. Its a good time of the year to prepare your vegetable beds for spring. You can use Yates Dynamic lifter organ...
Answered: 11:00AM, 17 May 2017
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Felix
Answer: Hi Felix, Thank you for contacting Yates. Looks like the Kentia palm is infested with fungal leaf spot. The product you need to apply is Yates Leaf...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 12:03PM, 16 May 2017
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Karen
Answer: Hi Karen, Thank you for contacting Yates. Normally you don’t need to prune Agapanthus as old leaves would dieback as new growth appears in th...
Category: General
Tags: prune, agapanthus
Answered: 06:07PM, 15 May 2017
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Paul
Answer: Hello! Tips for success of transplant include digging an appropriate sized hole for the plant – it should be at least 2 1/2 times the size of...
Answered: 02:13PM, 15 May 2017
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Robyn
Answer: Hi Robbie, Thank you for contacting Yates. October is a great time of the year for growing flowers. You can grow Salvias, Lobelia, petunias, Dahlia...
Category: General
Answered: 08:09AM, 03 May 2017
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michele
Answer: Hi Michele, Thank you for contacting Yates. It is very strange that the Hibiscus Flower Beetle is attacking your Lilly Pillies. Their main plants o...
Answered: 10:51AM, 01 May 2017