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Latest Comments
  • Cal
    Re: Pear Trees
    @Dez - have you considered pear midge? Did you look inside when your pears turned black? If so, you'd find small creamy coloured maggots which are the…
    20 January 2017
  • Nita
    Re: Orange Trees
    I have 2 orange trees and I covered them but I don't think I covered them well when it was 19 degrees outside and now my leaves are turning brown and…
    19 January 2017
  • Dez
    Re: Pear Trees
    I have a young conference pear grown as an espalier on a north east facing wall. In year 4 it produced a dozen large well formed pears, last year they set…
    19 January 2017
  • chooka
    Re: Common Problems When Growing Fruit
    My lemon orange ; lime trees all bave a problem with small fruit dropping off all ar the zame time. Is it due to the hot…
    11 January 2017
  • Tony
    Re: Orange Trees
    My five year old orange tree is being attacked by a grasshopper, yet my Lemon tree is ok. They are both pot grown, nice fruit from the lemon a d until…
    7 January 2017
  • Elmer
    Re: Orange Trees
    So, I bought a young navel orange tree yesterday. I think It may be two or three years old as it is almost as big as the other trees that are four…
    29 December 2016
  • TrollyDolly
    Re: Growing Avocados
    I am an expat in Dubai. I have started an avocado and it is about 40 cm tall and a lush green. At the moment it is outside as December…
    23 December 2016
  • Becca
    Re: Growing Avocados
    Hi all, My other half decided he would like to grown avocados so I bought him a 3ft tree for Christmas. It was couriered to me and when I opened…
    21 December 2016
  • barb
    Re: Cherry Trees
    I have a cherry tree with sweet cherry,s at the bottom and sour small growing at the top can i prune the top to get rid of the sour cherry so next year…
    11 December 2016
  • FruitExpert
    Re: Common Problems When Growing Fruit
    Cal - Your Question:Every year, my red currant plants grow well until mid summer, by August the leaves curl up and they…
    5 December 2016
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