Questions about: Fruit & Citrus

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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
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robert
Answer: Hi Robert,there are many conditions which can affect young tomato plants and without a great deal more information i cannot identify your exact pro...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: Tomato
Answered: 10:18AM, 18 Jan 2010
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Greg
Answer: Hi Greg, drippers next to the trunk will be no help at all, it sounds like the micro-sprinklers covering the outside of the drip zones are a much b...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: fruit
Answered: 09:24AM, 18 Jan 2010
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Pat
Answer: Hi Pat, check for collar rot on the trunk or major branches which will be evident as peeling bark. This could be indicating a problem with some of...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: citrus
Answered: 09:13AM, 18 Jan 2010
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Zoe
Answer: Hi Zoe, sounds like a general problem with heat and particularly lack of water but very hard to diagnose further without more information or seeing...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: fruit
Answered: 08:47AM, 18 Jan 2010
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Annette
Answer: Hi Annette, depends on the type of fertiliser you are using. Generally lack of potassium and too much nitrogen can cause lack of fruit, so sulphate...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: fruit
Answered: 08:17AM, 18 Jan 2010
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gayle
Answer: Dear Gayle, It may be that the tree is not old enough this year to set viable fruit, particularly seeing that you have just planted it 6 months ago...
Answered: 11:44AM, 15 Jan 2010
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Paul
Answer: Dear Paul, It is hard to know why your fruit trees are not growing well especially as you have already given them some fertiliser. It is best to u...
Answered: 02:14PM, 15 Jan 2010
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John
Answer: Dear John, Yates do not produce a book on how to espalier fruit trees, but you might like to contact Fleming’s Nurseries. They have an excel...
Answered: 10:09AM, 15 Jan 2010