Questions tagged: herbs

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Amelie
Answer: Hi Amelie, Thank you for contacting Yates. Yates Mavrik (Chewing and Sucking Insect Pest Killer) is a great product and suitable for use on your Co...
Answered: 11:06AM, 02 Dec 2016
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Ram
Answer: Hi Ram, Thank you for contacting Yates. If your vegetables or herbs are showing signs of yellowing then it is likely more of a nitrogen issue. The ...
Answered: 11:03AM, 14 Dec 2017
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Joanne
Answer: Hi Joanne, Thank you for contacting Yates. You want to keep the seedlings in the greenhouse environment or at least a sheltered and well watered en...
Answered: 10:17AM, 01 Feb 2018
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Daniel
Answer: Hi Daniel, Thank you for contacting Yates. The browning on the ends of the leaves and curl can indicate a fertiliser burn. The application of full ...
Answered: 10:00AM, 17 Mar 2018
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Cassie
Answer: Hi Cassie, Thank you for contacting Yates. Basil tend not to appreciate humid and wet conditions. When these conditions are present, downy mildew r...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 03:38PM, 04 Apr 2018
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Kate
Answer: Hi Kate, Thank you for contacting Yates. This caterpillar is larvae of Geometrid Moths, commonly called Inchworm. Try controlling with Yates Nature...
Category: Pests
Tags: Inchworm, herbs
Answered: 05:54PM, 16 Apr 2018
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Tahlia
Answer: Hi Tahlia, Thank you for contacting Yates. Herbs are fantastic for kids to grow in the garden. Many are hardy and can handle a bit of wear and tear...
Answered: 02:16PM, 09 Jun 2018
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Bianca
Answer: Thank you for contacting Yates. I would suggest to prune off the leggy growth and feed the herb with Yates Thrive Vegie & Herb Pelletised Plant...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: herbs, regrow
Answered: 04:16PM, 24 Jun 2018
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Samantha
Answer: Hi Samantha, Thank you for contacting Yates. The spots on the tree and leaves there are of a black scale. These can be tricky to control and need a...
Category: Pests
Answered: 04:01PM, 07 Oct 2018
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Mary
Answer: Hi Mary, Thank you for contacting Yates. Holes in leaves are usually caused by caterpillars. To help control them, we recommend spraying with Yates...
Category: Pests
Answered: 12:27PM, 14 Oct 2018
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Carolyn
Answer: Hi Kevin, Thank you for contacting Yates. Your garden bed soil and compost has become hydrophobic, meaning that it is repelling the water that is a...
Answered: 02:38PM, 22 Nov 2018
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Tony
Answer: Hi Tony, Thank you for contacting Yates. The pest that you have causing havoc on your parsley is spider mite. These attach to the leaves and suck t...
Category: Pests
Answered: 03:20PM, 22 Nov 2018
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John
Answer: Hi John, Thank you for contacting Yates. We don’t recommend using Yates Tomato & Vegetable Dust on your herbs. If you are looking at cont...
Answered: 11:25AM, 07 Dec 2018
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zillah
Answer: Hi Zillah, Thank you for contacting Yates. Mint and other herbs are favourite food options for the white butterfly caterpillar. When in large numbe...
Answered: 11:39AM, 25 Jan 2019
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Bruce
Answer: Hi Bruce, Thank you for contacting Yates. The little white thing that is calling your basil home is a lady bug larvae. As there is no tail to be se...
Category: Pests
Answered: 04:12PM, 08 Feb 2019