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Selwyn
Answer: Hi Selwyn, Thanks for contacting Yates. To achieve good lawn growth you need the right amount of water, warm weather and a good fertiliser. When ch...
Category: Fertilising
Tags: lawn, fertilisers
Answered: 04:11PM, 05 Oct 2017
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Liz
Answer: Hi Liz, Thank you for contacting Yates. Buxus plants are extremely slow growing plants. We would recommend fertilising them more regularly with Thr...
Category: General
Tags: Buxus, hedge
Answered: 12:22PM, 05 Oct 2017
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Eddie
Answer: Hi Eddie, Thank you for contacting Yates. Pelargoniums or geraniums are great for the hanging baskets due to their dropping form and lovely flowers...
Answered: 12:48PM, 05 Oct 2017
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Louise
Answer: Hi Louise, Thank you for contacting Yates. From the looks of the damage there you have an issue with a chewing insect, such as a caterpillar. To ta...
Answered: 03:23PM, 04 Oct 2017
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Daniel
Answer: Hi Daniel, Your lillypillies have been affected by scale. Yates Confidor, a systemic insecticide will control these sap sucking pests. Spray your ...
Answered: 12:09PM, 04 Oct 2017
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Carl
Answer: Hi Carl, Thank you for contacting Yates. The damage that we can see on the stems there indicates that it is a nocturnal animal that is having a fea...
Category: Pests
Answered: 04:14PM, 04 Oct 2017
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Marea
Answer: Hi Marea, Thank you for contacting Yates. You can apply the Yates Weed n Feed in a watering can or spray bottle if you wish. For application via wa...
Answered: 01:07PM, 04 Oct 2017
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David
Answer: Hi David, Thank you for contacting Yates. Looks like the hedge was infested with a combination of leaf-eating beetles and mites. It’s easy to...
Answered: 03:56PM, 03 Oct 2017
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michael
Answer: Hi Michael, Thank you for contacting Yates. The velvet brown colour of evergreen Magnolia is a feature of the tree, however, the colour shade of th...
Category: General
Answered: 01:45PM, 03 Oct 2017
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Jane
Answer: Hi Jane, Thank you for contacting Yates. Sounds like the sticky stuff dropping off Pittosporum is honeydew from sap-sucking insects. And any planti...
Category: Pests
Answered: 02:35PM, 03 Oct 2017