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Arabic Jasmine leaves turning yellow
Arabian Jasmine leaves turning yellow

General    None Given.

Why would the leaves turn yellow? But it seems to bloom flowers well. Its facing afternoon sun. Used also a blooming fertilizer 20-20-20. Thanks 😉

Asked by: Lou Mar (1 point)   Posted:May 20, 2015

1 answer    63 views

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Cherry leaves being eaten from their edges

Cherry (including sour)    TN30 6EE

I have two orchards on the same 3.6 acre plot unequally split by laurels and bounded by Lelandii, laurels and multiple trees in one corner. The cherries and plums in one orchard...

Asked by: Martin Knight (1 point)   Posted:May 19, 2015

0 answers    25 views

Peppermint leaf
Brown spots and holes on leaves on my mint and basil plants

Mint    United States

Hello, I bought and planted some herbs in pots that I keep on my porch about 2 weeks ago. I am starting to see holes and brown spots on all of my plants: peppermint,...

Asked by: Monica (1 point)   Posted:May 19, 2015

2 answers    53 views

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Mango disease problem

Mango    miami florida

My mango trees have white spots on the trunk . The mangoes fall while still small and have black spots on them. Can you please help me on how I can treat this disease. What can...

Asked by: miriam torres (1 point)   Posted:May 17, 2015

1 answer    66 views

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Leaves dropping from gooseberry

Gooseberry    TN7 4JP

How do I treat leaf drop on gooseberry bushes? This is the second season when the leaves have fallen completely from the branches of my gooseberry bushes despite some pruning...

Asked by: Sally Sugg (1 point)   Posted:May 17, 2015

0 answers    51 views

front, back, back, front of leaves showing red dots, eggs, bugs or whatever
Red dots on my oregano plants

Oregano    Riverside, California

My oregano plant has tiny red dots, possibly eggs on it. Can the plant be saved if these are red spider mites?

Asked by: Kathleen (1 point)   Posted:May 16, 2015

2 answers    81 views

Lemon tree not fruiting

Lemon    None Given.

My sister has a 5 year old lemon tree which has flowered twice and only fruited once. Since then it has never fruited again. Its on a twice a day drip irrigation system. She...

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

1 answer    63 views

Browning around leaf edges of cherry

Cherry (including sour)    Nottinghamshire , UK

I bought my 81 yr old mum a "Prunus Cerasus Meikers" for mother's day this year... it has developed a brown edge around some of the leaves and I hoped you could help me find...

Asked by: Gordon Truswell (1 point)   Posted:May 15, 2015

1 answer    67 views

Odd white growth on mint

Mint    lohrville iowa

I found these strange white spots on my mint plants, are they harmful or removable or neutral?

Asked by: noah (1 point)   Posted:May 14, 2015

1 answer    70 views

This is photo of my curled leaves on gooseberry plant
Curling leaves on gooseberries

Gooseberry    Warrington

Leaves on our gooseberry plants are all curled is this a serious problem and will the gooseberrys still be edible

Asked by: Sarah challinor (2 points)   Posted:May 14, 2015

1 answer    79 views

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Rye question

Rye    nigeria

I would like to know if rye is monoecious or dioecious?

Asked by: salisu yahaya (1 point)   Posted:May 14, 2015

1 answer    54 views

Problem with cucumber

Cucumber    None Given.

Could you please tell me what the causes of this problem are in cucumber?

Asked by: elaheh gerami (1 point)   Posted:May 13, 2015

1 answer    81 views

Is this powdery mildew on my zucchini?

Squash    MA, USA

I have two zucchini plants growing in a large, wide container on my balcony. They're rather healthy and vigorous. There was a third, smaller one which I pulled to thin out the...

Asked by: extinct (2 points)   Posted:May 13, 2015

2 answers    74 views

Fig tree with a nutrient deficiency?

Fig    None Given.

I have another fig tree that I believe has a deficiency what do think?

Asked by: reem (8 points)   Posted:May 12, 2015

1 answer    45 views

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Coffee branching system

Coffee    Uganda

How is the branching system related to management for high production?

Asked by: JAMES BALUKU (1 point)   Posted:May 12, 2015

1 answer    54 views

Fig tree leaf going brown

Fig    None Given.

My plant looks great, its even growing buds all over but I noticed that some leaves are turning brow after spraying my tomato plant next to it with my neem and soap mix. is this...

Asked by: reem (8 points)   Posted:May 10, 2015

1 answer    71 views

gourd fruit with yellow pigmentation earlier stage
Gourd not producing fruit

Gourd    hissar haryana india

I have vine variety that is not giving fruit - please see attachment. Can anyone tell me what the problem is?

Asked by: parveen (2 points)   Posted:April 29, 2015

1 answer    138 views

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Is tomato a fruit or a vegetable?

Tomato    Nigeria

What are the characteristics of a tomato plant. Is it a fruit or a vegetable?

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

2 answers    122 views

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Is mango a monocot or a dicot?

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

1 answer    128 views

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    153 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    145 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    123 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    121 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    87 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    147 views