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Latest Comments
  • TomC
    Re: Growing Avocados
    @montydel - wow, fab! I've heard of other avocado trees in London. I think one is on the street in Isligton. The temp is warm, so I can see why,…
    23 June 2017
  • montydel
    Re: Growing Avocados
    Hi my Aunty planted an avocado seed a few years back. She had completely forgotten. 2 days a go I was admiring her garden and discovered the seed…
    21 June 2017
  • Kate
    Re: Peach Trees
    @Shauna - if it is - it is a difficult fungus to eradicate. Copper-based fungicides such as the traditional Bordeaux mixture will help if sprayed in…
    19 June 2017
  • Shuana
    Re: Peach Trees
    Hi, I have recently bought a property that had a fine peach fanning peach tree growing inside a greenhouse. A couple of weeks ago, something appeared to…
    18 June 2017
  • FruitExpert
    Re: Pear Trees
    N/a - Your Question:Family pear tree has loads of flowers then loads of fruit ,as soon as the fruit gets to a small size They all drop off ,leaving abo
    16 June 2017
  • Tina
    Re: Plum Trees
    @Cheops - sounds like an unhappy tree :( Have you checked the soil and conditions via the RHS?
    15 June 2017
  • Milo
    Re: Plum Trees
    @Cheops - it may take a few years for your fruit tree to become properly established. But you might want to check whether the aspect and soil conditions…
    13 June 2017
  • Cheops
    Re: Plum Trees
    I have a young patio Victoria plum tree planted in the ground. Last spring [had been bought and planted the previous autumn] it produced no blossom but in…
    13 June 2017
  • Cheops
    Re: Plum Trees
    I have a young patio Victoria plum tree planted in the ground. Last spring [had been bought and planted the previous autumn] it produced no blossom but in…
    13 June 2017
  • Jules 74
    Re: Apple Trees
    @Lucie - perhaps your tree didn't go into dormancy last winter. If it hasn't you'll get delayed foliage growth and little or no flower growth. If a…
    12 June 2017
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