Questions about: Fruit & Citrus

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ben
Answer: Hi Ben, stop applying iron chelates as repeated unecesssary applications may do damage. if the problem hasn’t been caused by fertiliser scor...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: citrus
Answered: 08:41AM, 16 Dec 2009
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rod
Answer: Hi Rod, it is normal for most small fruit to shed at this stage. There is usually enough left for a good crop but if you lose all the fruit it coul...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: citrus
Answered: 12:32PM, 23 Nov 2009
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margaret
Answer: Hi Margaret, best to wait until there are a few sets of leaves and a moderate root system developing before they are transplanted. if the plants a...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: strawberry
Answered: 02:04PM, 25 Nov 2009
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NICOLE
Answer: Hi Nicole, raspberries are essentially a cool climate crop which need the winter chill to produce fruit. They need ample water and protection from...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: raspberry
Answered: 11:25AM, 23 Nov 2009
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Mark
Answer: Hi Mark, most likely answer is lack of boron. In addition to regular use of complete fertiliser such as Dynamic Lifter Advanced for fruit and Citr...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: passionfruit
Answered: 11:14AM, 23 Nov 2009
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Sigrid
Answer: Hi Sigrid, when diagnosing a sick plant, some description of the symptoms is needed. for example yellowing of new or older leaves, age of tree, fe...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: lemon
Answered: 06:43AM, 17 Nov 2009
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Margaret
Answer: Dear Margaret, The symptoms of yellowing and crinkling of the leaves on your passionfruit vine sounds like ‘Passionfruit woodiness virus̵...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Answered: 10:01AM, 26 Nov 2009
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Lynette
Answer: Dear Lynette, If your tree is producing such large and healthy fruit, I am assuming your tree is over 5 years old and is quite established. This b...
Answered: 10:33AM, 25 Nov 2009
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Karin
Answer: Hi Karin, your lemons have a fungal disease called ‘scab’. It can be controlled with a copper spray combined with an oil. recommend Ya...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: lemons
Answered: 07:38AM, 25 Nov 2009
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Greg
Answer: Hi Greg, growing ungrafted seedlings make give good results but genetic variation can be a bit of a gamble. It is also a lot slower to find out if ...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: fruit
Answered: 08:58AM, 20 Nov 2009