Questions about: Vegetables & Herbs

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edward
Answer: this could be caused by sunburn on extremely hot days. keep the plants well fed and watered and keep up the seaweed tonic to help the plant handle ...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: vegetables
Answered: 07:14AM, 17 Nov 2009
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Jean
Answer: the problem you have sounds more like a bacterial or fungal problem. Nematodes cause the whole plant to wilt, even when the soil is moist, and you ...
Answered: 08:49AM, 11 Nov 2009
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Eric
Answer: Hi Eric, too much nitrogenous fertiliser will cause oversized heavy leaves on short stems. reduce feeding and apply only sulphate of potash over t...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: rhubarb
Answered: 11:17AM, 09 Nov 2009
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Riley
Answer: Dear Riley, I am sure that you are keeping your seedlings well watered, but be careful not to overwater or you may encourage fungal diseases and ro...
Answered: 02:52PM, 16 Nov 2009
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Irene
Answer: lack of nitrogen is the likely cause, use a soluble fertiliser such as Thrive or Aquasol regularly for a quick greening and apply either Acticote o...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: yellow, herbs
Answered: 10:14AM, 04 Nov 2009
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Warren
Answer: Tomatoes are an annual crop that produces fruit once only. Ditto for most leafy or fruiting vegetable crops and some herbs. Some veges, such as eg...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: herbs
Answered: 08:53AM, 16 Nov 2009
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janice
Answer: Dear Janice, You can use both of these products on your tomatoes and cucumbers. We could also recommend a couple of Yates products that you might a...
Answered: 11:06AM, 13 Nov 2009
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Peter
Answer: The pink colour is caused by strong sunlight and is ok to eat. to avoid this tie with string, or pin with kebab skewers, some of the leaves over t...
Answered: 07:55AM, 11 Nov 2009
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gwenda
Answer: Ocimum tenuiflorum (Holy Basil)can be bought by mail order from Pleasance Herbs: http://www.pleasanceherbs.com.au/ Ocimum americanum (Lemon/Lime B...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: herbs
Answered: 07:30AM, 11 Nov 2009
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Katherine
Answer: Yates Tomato Dust contains 3 active ingredients that control pests and diseases that specifically attack tomatoes. Sulfur and Copper Oxychloride a...
Answered: 01:31PM, 28 Oct 2009