Questions tagged: mandarin

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Judy
Answer: Hi Judy, If you have a saucer underneath the pot do not allow water to sit in the saucer because the soil will become waterlogged. The mandarin ma...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: mandarin
Answered: 10:07AM, 01 Nov 2011
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Peter
Answer: Hi Peter, Mandarins will ripen over time and can be picked progressively. They prefer a sunny position, preferably facing north and protected from...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: mandarin
Answered: 10:16AM, 23 May 2012
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arie
Answer: Hi Arie, Mandarin trees are generally smaller in size than other citrus such as orange and lemon trees. Even so it would appear there may be a prob...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: mandarin
Answered: 10:21AM, 03 Sep 2012
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Jenny
Answer: Hi Jenny, There may be an ant nest in the root ball of the mandarin tree. Do you find there are less ants if you water heavily? Ants will be attrac...
Answered: 02:33PM, 26 Sep 2012
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Lindsey
Answer: Hi Lindsey, The yellow patches may be caused by scale. Often the scale can be found on the underside of the leaf and can be scratched off with a f...
Answered: 09:24AM, 02 Jan 2014
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Jacinta
Answer: Hi Jacinta, You need to spray the mandarin with Pest Oil. It has been affected by citrus leaf miner, which causes the leaf to fold in on itself. Th...
Category: Pests
Tags: mandarin
Answered: 06:40PM, 06 Oct 2015
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AD
Answer: Hi Ad A spray of pest oil will deal with a lot of the issues you are describing. The ants are most likely farming the nectar from the flowers. I wo...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: mandarin
Answered: 07:11PM, 16 Oct 2015