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lillian
Answer: Dear Lillian, Unfortunately, you have misused this product and you are now seeing the results on your photinia hedge. Directions on the label for ...
Answered: 09:16AM, 18 Jan 2010
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Daniela
Answer: Hi Daniela, 2 feet of soil is too much to raise around established palms. I dont know how old/big your palms are, but if possible I would dig them...
Category: General
Tags: vegetables
Answered: 11:23AM, 11 Jan 2010
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Hazel
Answer: Hi Hazel, hippeastrum seed will germinate anytime in soil around 20 degrees. they take 4-8 weeks and are sown close to the surface. Crocus seed is ...
Category: General
Tags: bulbs
Answered: 12:10PM, 13 Jan 2010
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tony
Answer: Tony, some wiillow species start sheeding some yellowed older leaves in hot weather this time of year, followed by full leaf drop in autumn. Witho...
Category: General
Tags: willow
Answered: 10:52AM, 18 Jan 2010
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Franca
Answer: Hi Franca, generally roses do better without any foliage underneath that may increase humidity and encourage black spot or may need lots of waterin...
Category: General
Tags: roses
Answered: 09:49AM, 18 Jan 2010
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Donna
Answer: Hi Donna, sounds like a problem with dryness and heat stress for this species. Suggest dig a small but deep test hole at edge of drip zone and see...
Category: General
Tags: trees
Answered: 09:39AM, 18 Jan 2010
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Vivienne
Answer: Hi Vivienne, if there has been no unseasonal pruning then this is very unusual. Perhaps some sulphate of potash applied every 3-4 weeks will encou...
Category: General
Tags: crepe myrtle
Answered: 09:16AM, 18 Jan 2010
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Lissa
Answer: Hi Lissa, this species from Southern Africa is very hardy once established. Wilting tips on young plants could be caused by too little water, too m...
Category: General
Tags: natives
Answered: 09:08AM, 18 Jan 2010
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Zoe
Answer: Dear Zoe, You can use seaweed solution on your plants during the summer months. Seaweed is not a fertiliser. It is a tonic that will certainly he...
Answered: 02:48PM, 15 Jan 2010
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Maryann
Answer: Dear Maryann, Heavy clay soils really need to be treated well before planting commences. Adding gypsum to the soil will help to break up the clay p...
Answered: 01:10PM, 15 Jan 2010