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Latest Comments
  • Loza
    Re: Growing Avocados
    Hi, I need some advice please. I'm growning an avocado tree in doors. I have plucked the two top leafs off and it has started growning new ones…
    28 February 2015
  • FruitExpert
    Re: Plum Trees
    @Frustrated - there may be a variety of reasons, one may be lack of nutrients in the soil, in which case the tree will produce poor-quality, underripe…
    23 February 2015
  • Frustrated
    Re: Plum Trees
    My plum tree, Black Doris has never produced a crop of mature, ripe plums. They get to be as big as grapes and are hard as stones. Then they drop off.…
    20 February 2015
  • Poppy
    Re: Pear Trees
    @Minnie - sometimes pear trees drop fruit when they are over-stressed or its resources are stretched through producing too much fruit, but it would not…
    19 February 2015
  • Minnie
    Re: Pear Trees
    I have a small pear tree and the last two years we have had loads of blossom and a lot of pears but the pears start falling off through the summer until…
    18 February 2015
  • Mel
    Re: An Introduction to Berries and Small Fruit
    @Gramps - I shouldn't worry, it's much better they pluck a ripe berry from a naturally grown plant than eat one…
    17 February 2015
  • Gramps
    Re: An Introduction to Berries and Small Fruit
    I'm going to plant canes for the first time, I need advice on infection and pest control that will be safe…
    15 February 2015
  • FruitExpert
    Re: Growing Avocados
    @Yvonne - as specified in the article while they can grow outside in the far south of England, and have even grown fruit in some years, you’ll get…
    10 February 2015
  • Yvonne
    Re: Growing Avocados
    I can grow avocados from seed really easily, but they don't live very long i was wondering what soil I should use and how to water it. I live in…
    9 February 2015
  • Kindvdwind
    Re: Growing Avocados
    Ps: The fruit of the Avo tree is slow in ripening. Flowers from this spring/summer will only bear full sized fruit by end of next summer.…
    8 February 2015
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