Questions tagged: watering

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Monica
Answer: Beans are a great vegetable to grow. They are naturally climbers so if they are not provided with something to climb on they will naturally fall ov...
Answered: 04:08PM, 29 Jun 2015
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Vincent
Answer: Hi there, It looks like it may be a watering problem you have there. If you’re growing this inside it might be a good idea to take it out int...
Answered: 08:00AM, 11 Feb 2016
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Austin
Answer: Hi Austin, from what I could tell from your photo your soil looks dry, these plants don’t mind this type of soil as long as they have had tim...
Category: General
Tags: watering
Answered: 03:45PM, 30 Mar 2016
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Garry
Answer: Hello Garry, There two points to consider in this case, relevant to most cases involving growing plants from cuttings. Assuming you are using Yates...
Category: General
Answered: 06:31PM, 30 Aug 2016
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Rita
Answer: Hi Rita, Thank you for your question. Murrayas are an outdoor plant and they like full sun and well drained soil. They don’t like too much wa...
Category: Potting Plants
Tags: watering
Answered: 08:16AM, 31 Aug 2016
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Ruth
Answer: Hi Ruth, Thank you for contacting Yates. Your poor Westringia has probably seen better days. The excessive rain and possibly poor drainage would be...
Category: General
Answered: 05:51PM, 26 Sep 2016
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Mark
Answer: Hi Mark, Thank you for contacting Yates. The thicker skins and cracking on your fruit is due to the higher temperatures that we have had recently a...
Answered: 05:50PM, 21 Jan 2017
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Leah
Answer: Hi Leah, Thanks for contacting Yates. It sounds like the vine may not have received enough water or nutrients during the growing period. Passionfru...
Answered: 11:46AM, 02 Jun 2017
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Thomas
Answer: Hi Thomas, Thank you for contacting Yates. The browning on the edge of the leaves normally indicates watering related issues. I would suggest check...
Category: Diseases
Tags: watering, avocado
Answered: 08:17AM, 04 Aug 2017
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Helen
Answer: Hi Helen, Thank you for contacting Yates. I would suspect the burning and dying leaves are watering related as clay pots can dry out quicker than p...
Answered: 01:29PM, 26 Aug 2017
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Diana
Answer: Hi Diana, Thank you for contacting Yates. The browning on the ends of the leaves there indicates that the plant is under some water stress. If they...
Answered: 04:18PM, 17 Sep 2017
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Paul
Answer: Hi Paul, Thank you for contacting Yates. The curling with the leaves that we can see here indicates that the plant is under water stress. It can be...
Answered: 01:27PM, 09 Oct 2017
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Kay
Answer: Hi Kay, Thank you for contacting Yates. It is unfortunately difficult tell what is going on with the plant from the example provided. The blackenin...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 03:15PM, 25 Oct 2017
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LANA
Answer: Hi Lana, Thank you for contacting Yates. It is unclear what is going on with your plant there I am afraid. From the description it does sound simil...
Answered: 03:53PM, 13 Nov 2017
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Dina
Answer: Hi Dina, Thank you for contacting Yates. The plant that has made a surprise appearance in the pot is a weed. It may have been in there for a while ...
Category: Potting Plants
Answered: 03:03PM, 20 Jan 2018
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Hanna
Answer: Hi Hanna, Thank you for contacting Yates. Hardenbergia thrives in cooler weather and flower in autumn and winter time. The recent heat may contribu...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 05:43PM, 03 Apr 2018
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Janet
Answer: Hi Janet, Thank you for contacting Yates. The short stems and poor performance are likely due to the dry weather we have been having this winter. I...
Category: Bulbs
Answered: 05:13PM, 12 Sep 2018
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Rebecca
Answer: Hi Rebecca, Thank you for contacting Yates. The stress there is a sign that the plant is suffering from moisture stress. These plants are best if t...
Answered: 04:10PM, 07 Oct 2018
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Robyn
Answer: Hi Robyn, Thank you for contacting Yates. The fruit drop is a sign that the tree is under stress or lacking nutrients. To assist the tree with gett...
Answered: 05:13PM, 05 Nov 2018
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Jessica
Answer: Hi Jessica, Thank you for contacting Yates. The spots on the new leaves is not uncommon with the Fiddle Leaf figs and is a sign of Oedema. This is ...
Answered: 11:30AM, 14 Nov 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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Nicholas
Answer: Hi Nicholas, Thank you for contacting Yates. It’s a good idea to plant new seedlings in a morning sun only location till it’s establish...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: watering, basil
Answered: 09:11AM, 13 Dec 2018
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Ian
Answer: Hi Ian, Apologies for the delay in getting back to you. We received a huge amount of queries over the Christmas break that we’re slowly working our...
Category: General
Tags: watering, palms
Answered: 03:05PM, 06 Feb 2019
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Sarah
Answer: Hi Sarah, Thank you for contacting Yates, It sounds like your potting mix may be drying out too much. As potting mix dries it can shrink, this can ...
Category: Potting Plants
Tags: watering, soil
Answered: 09:17AM, 12 Feb 2019
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Karyn
Answer: Hi Karyn, Thank you for contacting Yates. All of these plants are hard wearing so don’t require to much watering. To assist with overall heal...
Answered: 10:10AM, 22 Feb 2019
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Sandy
Answer: Hi Sandy, Thank you for contacting Yates. Both underwatering and overwatering can cause sudden browning or death of a matured tree. I would sugges...
Category: General
Answered: 10:57AM, 19 Mar 2019
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Borzou
Answer: Hi Borzou, Thank you for contacting Yates. The brown edge of the leaves indicates watering related issues, either too much or not enough, unfortuna...
Category: Potting Plants
Tags: watering, avocado
Answered: 10:56AM, 22 Mar 2019
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Stuart
Answer: Hi Stuart, Thank you for contacting Yates. There are various reasons why cyclamens can ‘go off’ after you taken them home from the nu...
Category: Bulbs
Answered: 03:07PM, 20 Apr 2019