Questions tagged: general

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Julie
Answer: Hi Julie, We don’t have anything in our product range that you could spray on your bees because its illegal to do so. Check to see whether yo...
Category: Pests
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Answered: 02:13PM, 07 Nov 2012
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sujata
Answer: Hi there, Make sure your trees are growing in a well drained soil with plenty of room and sun. Make sure they are free from pests and feed with a g...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
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Answered: 02:50PM, 09 Nov 2012
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scott
Answer: Hi Scott, Without seeing your pests its hard to say what it may be but at this time of the year you may have aphids which can be controlled by usin...
Category: Pests
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Answered: 09:15AM, 12 Nov 2012
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charlie
Answer: Hi Charlie, Its hard to say what could be happening with your Jasmin, make sure that its growing in a well drained soil outside in a warm sun to se...
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Answered: 01:18PM, 15 Nov 2012
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Pam
Answer: Hi Pam, Depending on where your growing your tree, you could keep it small for a short time but you will still need plenty of space for it. Growing...
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Answered: 11:25AM, 20 Nov 2012
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Robyn
Answer: Hi Robyn, The best thing you could do is visit a nursery that will have trees and plants that would be suitable to your area: Some trees you can lo...
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Answered: 12:53PM, 20 Nov 2012
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John
Answer: Hi John, Fertilisers don’t have a withholding period just make sure you wash the leaves before you eat them.
Category: Fertilising
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Answered: 11:57AM, 26 Nov 2012
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cindy
Answer: Hi Cindy, Without seeing your garden it is difficult to specific about whats happening to your tree but from the sounds of your description it may ...
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Answered: 09:05AM, 27 Nov 2012
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Vicki
Answer: Hi Vicki, Yes you can prune it but if the weather is hot try to do in stages to avoid the plant being stressed. Make sure there is nice new growth ...
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Answered: 02:29PM, 10 Dec 2012
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Neville
Answer: Hi Neville, While using well rotted mulch is a good thing to add to your soil it will be adding a lot of nitrogen. you need to make sure there is a...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
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Answered: 03:18PM, 10 Dec 2012
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Katy
Answer: Hi there, You should check your hedge after fourteen days and then reapply if necessary.Give your plants some seaweed concentrate like Yates uplift...
Category: Pests
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Answered: 11:38AM, 11 Dec 2012
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Jillian
Answer: Hi Jillian, Without seeing your growing conditions, It sounds like you may have more nitrogen in the soil and not enough potassium which aids flowe...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
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Answered: 02:15PM, 11 Dec 2012
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Coral
Answer: Hi Coral, There are many different moths and butterflies that are in Australia. You will need to look for the looper or the caterpillar that will b...
Category: Pests
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Answered: 02:46PM, 11 Dec 2012
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Ken
Answer: Hi Ken, The best thing to do is to contact the company and they will be able to tell you who stocks it. I have attached the link below. http://www....
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Answered: 08:38AM, 18 Dec 2012
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Maria
Answer: Hi Maria, The best thing to do when planting natives in your garden is to check with your local council open space section or local nursery on what...
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Answered: 11:40AM, 10 Jan 2013
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Kerrie
Answer: Hi Kerrie, Yes you can use potash on your carrots and parsnips,as well has helping with the growth of your plants it will help prevent fungal probl...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
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Answered: 12:02PM, 14 Jan 2013
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Ann
Answer: Hi Ann, Growing fuchsias can be tricky especially if they are exposed to windy hot conditions where they can die back. Make sure they aren’t ...
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Answered: 10:18AM, 15 Jan 2013
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Linda
Answer: Hi Linda, The best time to prune hydrangeas is in the autumn when they start to die down.
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Answered: 08:31AM, 30 Jan 2013
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Mandy
Answer: Hi Mandy, When it comes to knowing the best plant or tree that will grow in your local area its worth a visit to your local garden centre and talk ...
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Answered: 08:42AM, 08 Feb 2013
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Lyn
Answer: Hi Lyn, Its hard to know whats going on there and what fertilisers you have used here in the last couple of months.The best thing to try is some th...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
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Answered: 09:03AM, 08 Feb 2013
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dan
Answer: Hi Daniel, There are plenty of really good dwarf cultivars that you can grow in your garden bed.This would be a better option for picking fruit but...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
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Answered: 02:06PM, 08 Feb 2013
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Jean
Answer: Hi Jean, Depending on how high you want your lilly pilly to grow will depend on this, if you only what it to be small you will need to prune it eve...
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Answered: 07:34AM, 18 Feb 2013
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Patti
Answer: Hi Patti, the best people to talk to are the Department of primary industries in your state or even the Royal botanical gardens in Perth who are al...
Category: Pests
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Answered: 01:49PM, 28 Feb 2013
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robert
Answer: Hi Robert, You need to make sure that you have a well composted rich but well drained soil, you can use manures and compost and a good fertiliser l...
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Answered: 02:09PM, 28 Feb 2013
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Rod
Answer: Hi Rod, Sorry to hear that you have had troubles with your grevillea, make sure that its growing in a well drained soil,don’t feed it for the...
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Answered: 03:36PM, 28 Feb 2013
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Arnold
Answer: Hi Arnold, To try and save your plants use a seaweed tonic like Yates Uplift to give them a boost,prune off any flowers so they put the energy back...
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Answered: 07:38AM, 08 Mar 2013
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Leni
Answer: Hi Leni, I can offer some suggestions but the best thing would to be to pop into your local nursery and talk to a horticulturist who would know wha...
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Answered: 09:40AM, 14 Mar 2013
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Jill
Answer: Hi Jill, Without seeing the growing conditions of your plant its hard to say specifically what could be causing this to happen. Make sure there is ...
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Answered: 12:01PM, 14 Mar 2013
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Blath
Answer: Hi there, Without seeing your plant or knowing what it is it is hard to give you specific advice. If you wanted to you could give the plant a prune...
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Answered: 02:18PM, 18 Mar 2013
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Jill
Answer: Hi there Jill, Complete lawn insecticide is only recommended for lawns and doesn’t have registration for other plants.
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Answered: 12:02PM, 20 Mar 2013