Questions about: Diseases

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Barbara
Answer: Dear Barbara, Cycads can be attacked by pests such as thrips and scale. They are both sap sucking insects that feed on the leaves of plants result...
Category: Diseases
Tags: pests, Cycads
Answered: 10:07AM, 18 Dec 2009
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John
Answer: Dear John, Rose Shield is not registered for edible crops. Lime Sulphur has no registration for use on vegetables. To control the rust on your broa...
Answered: 11:18AM, 17 Dec 2009
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Toni
Answer: Hi Toni, this poor maple is suffering from hot dry conditions. if well watered they will withstand a a lot of heat, but they must be well watered ...
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Answered: 10:28AM, 16 Dec 2009
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Keith
Answer: Hi Keith, an organic spray to protect new leaves is 1 part in 10 full cream milk to water, every 7-10 days.
Category: Diseases
Answered: 10:16AM, 16 Dec 2009
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Robyn
Answer: Dear Robyn, It does sound like your your tomatoes are lacking certain nutrients which is causing this problem to show in the leaves. Because the ...
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Answered: 01:51PM, 10 Dec 2009
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Helen
Answer: Hi Helen this could be blossom end rot where the fruit rots from the end backwards. It is caused by fluctuating soil moisture levels and possible ...
Category: Diseases
Tags: vegetables
Answered: 07:37AM, 02 Dec 2009
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Kelly
Answer: Dear Kelly, Your apricot tree has developed a fungus called Brown Rot and is also infested with Driedfruit Beetles. This fungus infect blossoms, w...
Answered: 02:32PM, 11 Dec 2009
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chris
Answer: Hi Chris, hard to say without seeing but it sounds like heat and dry have affected the plants at several times recently. Bougainvillea doesnt have...
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Answered: 10:13AM, 26 Nov 2009
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Ros
Answer: Hi Ros, sometimes when lots of nitrogenous fertilsier is used, which roses DO need, the leaf cells become soft and a little more vulnerable to fung...
Category: Diseases
Tags: roses
Answered: 07:00AM, 23 Nov 2009
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Michael
Answer: Dear Janet, There is not a registered fungicide that I can suggest that will control this particular fungus on your grape vine. In cool humid condi...
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Answered: 11:47AM, 02 Dec 2009