Questions about: Diseases

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Tamika
Answer: Dear Tamika, I am sorry to hear that your plumbago plants are not doing so well. Usually they are a very hardy plant and grow very strongly. You ...
Answered: 09:25AM, 16 Aug 2010
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paul
Answer: Dear Paul, There is a fungus called Quince Fleck which is a fungal disease that cause black, slightly sunken spots on the fruit and brown to grey p...
Answered: 11:28AM, 12 Aug 2010
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Dennis
Answer: Dear Dennis, Black spot on paw paw seems to appear during the cooler months of the year. Fertilising during the warmer months with a fertiliser tha...
Answered: 02:02PM, 06 Aug 2010
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jarrad
Answer: good nutrition is the key to avoiding mango anthracnose. suppliment the tree with seaweed tonic and sulphate of potash in addition to feeding in th...
Category: Diseases
Tags: mango
Answered: 12:12PM, 19 Jul 2010
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dot
Answer: Hi Dot, could be just that it has reached its use-by date and is dying of old age. Too much rain and/or poor drainage could be the cause and possib...
Category: Diseases
Tags: natives
Answered: 12:10PM, 19 Jul 2010
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cathy
Answer: Dear Cathy, Do you live in America? We are an Australian website and am not familiar with the products e.g. fungicides that are available in the U...
Category: Diseases
Tags: disease, Tomatoes
Answered: 01:03PM, 16 Jul 2010
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Lyndal
Answer: Without seeing the damage I can only “guessimate” the black sooty stuff on the leaf is either sooty mould arising from a sap sucking in...
Answered: 10:46AM, 14 Jul 2010
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Michelle
Answer: Dear Michelle, There are not too many pests that attack Callistemons. There is a webbing caterpillar that can do some damage but usally you can co...
Answered: 11:29AM, 16 Jul 2010
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BARBARA
Answer: Dear Barbara, The product to control lacebug on your azaleas is called Confidor Garden Insecticide. The main damage occurs in spring and summer. ...
Answered: 02:15PM, 08 Jul 2010
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Jess
Answer: The only thing you can do is let it dry out,put it in a protected spot and use some seaweed solution for a couple of weeks until you start to see n...
Category: Diseases
Tags: general
Answered: 07:59AM, 28 Jun 2010