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Mango    Nigeria

Is mango a dicotyledonous plant? I am confused if it is a monocotyledonous plant or a dicotyledonous plant

Asked by: Michael kolade (1 point)   Posted:April 28, 2015

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White splotches on leaves

Cucumber    Pharr

Should my cucumber have white splotches on its leaves? I'm a first time gardener and I have absolutely no idea what could be wrong.

Asked by: Alejandra (1 point)   Posted:April 26, 2015

1 answer    45 views

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White leaves on my Cauliflower plants

Cauliflower    South England

My cauliflower plants have this odd sheen of white. I thought maybe it was mildew, but doesn't look like all the mildew issues I had last year with my squash and other plants....

Asked by: Jenn (1 point)   Posted:April 23, 2015

1 answer    59 views

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Banana varieties in Uganda

Banana    uganda

What are some of the varieties of bananas in Uganda? Can you provide some pictures of the various varieties and features they possess?

Asked by: Musau (1 point)   Posted:April 23, 2015

1 answer    52 views

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Agronomic practices for barley

Barley    uganda

What are some of the agronomic practices of barley production, like fertilizer application weeding?

Asked by: Musau (1 point)   Posted:April 23, 2015

1 answer    47 views

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Cross-pollination among pear trees?

General    Texas

I only have one pear tree, but I cannot remember the type of pear. Can different pear tree breeds pollinate each other?

Asked by: Sophia B (1 point)   Posted:April 22, 2015

1 answer    36 views

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Alternate bearing of mango

Mango    India

Why do some mango plants bear every third year and some place continuously ?

Asked by: Shailendra Pandey (1 point)   Posted:April 21, 2015

1 answer    65 views

Crosssection cut on the branches - see the black spots
My plum tree seems to be dying. How can I save it?

Plum and prune    San Jose CA

My plum tree is about 11 years old. We never pruned it till about 2 year ago when we cut off a lot of branches - our neighbors were complaining that it was spreading into their...

Asked by: Rajeev (3 points)   Posted:April 19, 2015

2 answers    132 views

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Why do rice roots not rot when waterlogged?

Rice    India

Why do rice roots not rot under water logging conditions ?

Asked by: Shailendra Pandey (1 point)   Posted:April 16, 2015

1 answer    100 views

White things on mango plant

Mango    None Given.

Hello guys, I have a very healthy mango plant but I see this white stuff on the leaves, its not moving or alive but I see a gloss like honey and ants all over them

Asked by: reem (8 points)   Posted:April 15, 2015

1 answer    94 views

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Peas infested with spider mites

Pea    None Given.

Many of my plants have been infested by spider mites! How can I save my greenhouse from this?

Asked by: reem (8 points)   Posted:April 6, 2015

1 answer    104 views

Wrinkled tomato skin

Tomato    None Given.

I saved a tomato plant in the neighbourhood and its fruiting wonderfully but for some reason the tomato skin wrinkles when it starts growing a bit , is it the sun? The plant is...

Asked by: reem (8 points)   Posted:April 6, 2015

3 answers    147 views

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Sour cherry fruits turning yellow

Cherry (including sour)    Europe

The fruits of my sour cherry become yellow (when still small like beans) and fall from the branches.This is a big issue because 90% of fruits are lost. Please help us with...

Asked by: Janko (1 point)   Posted:April 3, 2015

1 answer    109 views

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What's wrong with my kale?

Kale    NC

Hi everyone! I live in North Carolina and transplanted some lacinato kale into my garden about 3 weeks ago. The other day, I went outside to check on things, and some of my...

Asked by: Katie (2 points)   Posted:April 2, 2015

1 answer    147 views

Bare root orange trees

Orange    None Given.

I received bare root orange trees from a USA nursery and they are doing great the only problem is with my two dwarf orange and blood orange trees they start the buds off and...

Asked by: reem (8 points)   Posted:April 2, 2015

1 answer    111 views

Browning leaves
Browning leaves on cardamom plant

Cardamom    Unitied kingdom

Last year I planted cardamom seeds, a year later I have a plant that is approx 3 foot tall, two stems, with more growing at the base of the plant of about an inch or so! But all...

Asked by: Jason (1 point)   Posted:April 1, 2015

1 answer    129 views

Lime leaves turning yellow with brown tips

Lime, sour    None Given.

My lime tree leaves are losing their green color and turning yellow with brown tips ? what's the problem please?

Asked by: reem (8 points)   Posted:April 1, 2015

1 answer    116 views

Shall I remove pea-sized rocks and gravels from soil before planting a flowering cherry?

General    None Given.

I plan to plant a flowering cherry (upright form) in the edge of my garden, but there are quite a lot pea-sized rocks and gravels in the soil (as shown in the pics). I wonder if...

Asked by: Jimmy (2 points)   Posted:April 1, 2015

1 answer    156 views

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Chicken manure

General    ireland

Hi, I have just recently required a hen house with 8 hens and a duck, it belonged to my mother in law who passed away so we took the the hen house down to our garden about 3...

Asked by: terry (2 points)   Posted:March 30, 2015

2 answers    153 views

celery leaf
White dots in celery leaf

Celery    UK England Kent

I am wondering if anyone can help me find out what these white dots are in my celery leaves I can't find anything.

Asked by: Andrew (3 points)   Posted:March 28, 2015

1 answer    146 views

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Can I reuse soil used to grow other seedlings?

Broccoli    None Given.

I had chinese cabbage seedling and some broccoli and it was infested by something so I got rid of the seedlings and I want to reuse the soil for other plants can I do that since...

Asked by: reem (8 points)   Posted:March 27, 2015

2 answers    158 views

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Should I plant seed grown avocado outside or repot indoors?

Avocado    Novato, CA 94947

Hi. I have 2 avocado plants I started from seed inside. It gets very warm in the summer here. The plants are now 1- 1/2 feet tall. Mean temperature inside has been 65-72 F,...

Asked by: Annie (1 point)   Posted:March 24, 2015

1 answer    147 views

Cucumber leaves turning yellow

Cucumber    None Given.

One of my my cucumber plants started yellowing out massively and i can't tell why?

Asked by: reem (8 points)   Posted:March 23, 2015

1 answer    155 views

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Grape vine with few leaves

Grape    None Given.

I bought a grape vine from a nursery and i believe it was a weak plant from the start , the foliage is very weak and what i mean that it only has few leaves and then all turns...

Asked by: reem (8 points)   Posted:March 23, 2015

1 answer    99 views

Chinese cabbage turning light green with transparent spots

Cabbage (red, white, Savoy)    None Given.

I have 20 new Chinese cabbage crop and they have turned light green and started getting these white transparent spots on them. Is it a disease or a nutrition problem and how do...

Asked by: reem (8 points)   Posted:March 23, 2015

1 answer    133 views