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Answer: Hi Vanessa, Thank you for contacting Yates. Looks like the tree has dried out in the pot due to underwater. It’s a good start to plant them i...
Category: General
Answered: 12:25PM, 20 Apr 2018
Answer: Hi John, Thank you for contacting Yates. It sounds like the hedge is getting too much water there and is suffering from root rot. Both the confidor...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 05:45PM, 19 Apr 2018
Answer: Hi Jill, Thank you for contacting Yates. The trick is to feed the plant before planting by digging in some Yates Dynamic Lifter Soil Improver &...
Answered: 01:01PM, 19 Apr 2018
Answer: Hi Gail, Thank you for contacting Yates. You might need to hand pollinate the flowers if somehow pollinators are absent, you can check the method f...
Answered: 11:18AM, 17 Apr 2018
Answer: Hi Kim, Thank you for contacting Yates. Yes, both the Thrive citrus liquid plant food and pelletised products can be used on blueberries and strawb...
Answered: 11:03AM, 17 Apr 2018