Andrew Short


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Palm fonds going brown

Posted: 16/06/2016 at 10:27

I have a palm tree with the tips of the leaves going brown. I re-potted it about 3 months ago into a slightly larger pot and filled it with my usual palm mix of general compost and sand 50/50. This has always been ok with my other palms and they are thriving. I also feed it with palm fertilizer, once every couple of weeks and only use rain water. The centre of the fronds are all green and generally it is healthy but I feel it is a fine line between living and dying. Any help or advice is much appreciated.

AGAPANTHUS

Posted: 05/11/2015 at 13:16

Dear all,

I have a variety called CLOUDY DAYS. Would it still be ok to leave this outside under a fleece ? The flower spike is so tall.

Sorry to keep asking but I don't want to lose them as they were from my parents garden.

Thanks again.

AGAPANTHUS

Posted: 05/11/2015 at 12:17

Hostafan,

Thank you for the advice, I will put them out today.

AGAPANTHUS

Posted: 04/11/2015 at 20:34

I am in North Kent near Maidstone but my garden is mostly shade apart from a small section at the rear which catches some sun from 2pm til 5ish in the summer.

AGAPANTHUS

Posted: 04/11/2015 at 18:29

Thanks guys, fingers crossed they will survive indoors as my garden is not south facing (unfortunately). Thanks again.

AGAPANTHUS

Posted: 04/11/2015 at 15:26

I have 3 different varities of agapanthus including a very large version ALL in pots. How do I ensure they all survive the winter ? I don't have a greenhouse so at the moment I have them in my unheated dining room that only gets the sun for part of the morning. Any advice MUCH appreciated.
Thank you.

Musa Bajoo

Posted: 18/06/2015 at 16:54

I have a large bannana palm in a pot and it has thrived for several years but i have run out of fertilizer for it and was wondering what can i feed it from now on ?

Any help much appreciated.

Thank you

planting sorbus

Posted: 23/10/2013 at 10:55

Thank you both for the helpful information

planting sorbus

Posted: 22/10/2013 at 13:48

Is it ok to plant a bare root sorbus tree at this time of year ? or should i wait until spring ?

Thank you

Cyclamen

Posted: 25/09/2012 at 06:32

Thank you all for your advice.

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