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Answer: Hi Peter, Thank you for contacting Yates. In areas where the temperatures drop to freezing conditions, Crab apples will perform well. In warmer are...
Answered: 12:31PM, 22 Oct 2017
Answer: Hi Stephanie, Thank you for contacting Yates. After applying Yates Weed n Feed or Buffalo Pro Weed n Feed to your lawn it is safe for your dog to g...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 02:25PM, 21 Oct 2017
Answer: Hi Jess, Thank you for contacting Yates. It is best to prune off any gall wasp infected stems or branches when you notice their presence(swelling)....
Category: Pests
Tags: citrus, gall wasp
Answered: 03:44PM, 20 Oct 2017
Answer: Hello Joe, While some may use the names interchangeably; ‘Money Plant’ tends to refer to Crassula ovata, also known as the ‘Jade ...
Category: General
Answered: 02:33AM, 20 Oct 2017
Answer: Hi Max, Thank you for contacting Yates. The product we recommend to control broadleaf weeds in Buffalo lawn is Yates BuffaloPRO Weed’n’Feed Hose On...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 03:12PM, 19 Oct 2017