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Answer: Hi Tim, Thank you for contacting Yates. The main issue of grey water is the effect on soil health, so before growing edibles, please check the fo...
Answered: 05:29PM, 14 Dec 2018
Answer: Hi Hasan, Thank you for contacting Yates. To control white clover in buffalo lawn, the product you need to apply is Yates Buffalo Pro Hose On. You ...
Category: Weeds
Answered: 01:04PM, 14 Dec 2018
Answer: Hi Supun, Thank you for contacting Yates. If the trees are still in the pot, it’s most likely underwatering has caused the dieback of the new...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 12:46PM, 14 Dec 2018
Answer: Hi Sasha, Thank you for contacting Yates. We don’t recommend applying Rose Shield to your roses or ornamental plants if the temperature excee...
Category: Roses
Tags: roses, plant_care
Answered: 12:54PM, 14 Dec 2018
Answer: Hi Fiona, Thank you for contacting Yates. There are a couple of reasons that may cause the issue that can contribute to the poor health of succule...
Category: General
Tags: succulent
Answered: 12:33PM, 14 Dec 2018