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Answer: Thank you for contacting Yates. It’s best to pick off the affected leaves and spray the whole bush with Yates Rose Shield Black Spot & In...
Category: Roses
Tags: Black spots, Rose
Answered: 08:31PM, 23 Oct 2018
Answer: Hi Mark, Thank you for contacting Yates. Curly leaves on citrus during flowering is generally due to lack of nutrients. I would suggest weekly appl...
Answered: 08:23PM, 22 Oct 2018
Answer: Hi Liam, Thank you for contacting Yates. The herb looks like Thyme. To feed it, try Yates Thrive Veggie & Herb Natural Fish Blood & Bone+ C...
Category: General
Tags: Herb ID
Answered: 08:14PM, 22 Oct 2018
Answer: Hi Sarah, Thank you for contacting Yates. In general, deadheading can help new flowers growth. Also, I would suggest weekly application with Yates ...
Category: General
Tags: deadheading
Answered: 08:09PM, 22 Oct 2018
Answer: Hi Jennifer, Thank you for contacting Yates. Our Buffalo Pro Weedkiller Hose On does not have an expiry date. The product is suitable for use if it...
Category: Products
Answered: 12:03PM, 21 Oct 2018