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ROY
Answer: Hi Roy, hard to say without heaps more information, however biggest cause of death with Boronia plants is poor drainage/waterlogging and this usual...
Category: Pests
Tags: boronia
Answered: 11:48AM, 17 Mar 2010
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Neville
Answer: Hi Neville, there are no home-garden products registered in Australia containing the active ingredient chlorothalonil. In your case it’s best...
Category: Diseases
Tags: bromeliads
Answered: 11:55AM, 15 Mar 2010
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Neville
Answer: hi Neville, crown rot in broms is caused by phytophthora. it isnt often a problem unless the mix contains soil from the garden containing the spore...
Category: Diseases
Tags: bromeliads
Answered: 11:41AM, 15 Mar 2010
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Terry
Answer: Dear Terry, Disappointing to hear that the fruit on your lemonade and orange tree is not maturing. Citrus perform best when grown in a full sun pos...
Answered: 11:57AM, 19 Mar 2010
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sharon
Answer: Dear Sharon, It is difficult to know what is causing this problem with your Chinese elm tree. You say you have checked the tree for pests and ther...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 08:56AM, 19 Mar 2010
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Mona
Answer: Dear Mona, You can grow a fig tree in a pot, but it would need to be a fairly large pot – I would say at least 60cm in diameter. You will nee...
Answered: 02:28PM, 18 Mar 2010
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Joyce
Answer: Dear Joyce, Your hibiscus tree sound like it is being attacked by both the Hibiscus Flower Beetle and the Metalic Flea Beetle. The beetles are acti...
Answered: 02:15PM, 18 Mar 2010
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petra
Answer: Hi Petra, it will grow enormous near a watercourse and I doubt that pruning will slow it down much. they are also notorious for entering sewers an...
Category: General
Answered: 01:39PM, 16 Mar 2010
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Maree
Answer: Dear Maree, The main fruiting season for strawberries is through the summer months. Without knowing more about how you prepared the soil and subse...
Answered: 10:55AM, 18 Mar 2010
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Ann
Answer: Hi Ann, yes lime and lime-based products are ok to use for this purpose.
Category: General
Tags: lime
Answered: 12:45PM, 17 Mar 2010