Questions about: Fruit & Citrus

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Paul
Answer: Dear Paul, It is likely that the pest on your lemon tree that is causing the leaf to curl is Citrus Leaf Miner. This pest is active during the sum...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: PestOil, citrus
Answered: 02:11PM, 08 Feb 2010
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Beverley
Answer: Dear Beverley, There is a real art to the successful growing of raspberries. What I would suggest is that you look at a book called The Complete B...
Answered: 09:44AM, 01 Feb 2010
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tim
Answer: Hi Tim, if pollination of flowers has been successful, fruit will be ready to pick mid-late autumn. Skin turns yellow and fruit is fragrant and sl...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: pepino
Answered: 01:49PM, 18 Jan 2010
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Narelle
Answer: Hi Narelle, you will need to net the tree and use a fruit fly control strategy to improve your harvest. you can use a fungicide such as mancozeb ...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: mango
Answered: 09:01AM, 21 Jan 2010
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Cassandra
Answer: Hi Cassandra, Poncirus trifoliata is the type of citrus rootstock the manadarin is grafted onto. It is a hardy rootstock that resists soil fungal ...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: citrus
Answered: 08:21AM, 21 Jan 2010
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Yvonne
Answer: Hi Yvonne, sounds like you are deficient in potassium. Apply sulfate of potash every month in sandy soil or every 2 months in heavy soil. You will...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: passionfruit
Answered: 11:48AM, 20 Jan 2010
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Victoria
Answer: Hi Victoria, it is very hard to get the true red rhubarb these days and many are sold as red when they actually are just plain green. Sometimes co...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: rhubarb
Answered: 12:34PM, 18 Jan 2010
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Karen
Answer: Dear Karen, I can appreciate how disappointing it must have been for you to find your young lemons had disappeared from your tree on your return fr...
Answered: 12:32PM, 18 Jan 2010
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Vinette
Answer: Hi Vinette, suckering is almost impossible to stop. They cannot be poisoned without affecting the main tree. If cutting off you need to go as flush...
Answered: 11:40AM, 18 Jan 2010