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All my plants are turning yellow

General    MD

This is my first year gardening and I have planted some vegetables in a raised garden that I bought and made myself. I was trying to grow corn and squash along with some green beans. Everything was going ok I thought but now all my plants are turning yellow. Is this a disease? what can I do to...

Asked by: Mel (2 points)   Posted:August 12, 2013

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building the grape garden next to the river

General    Iran

Is it right to build a grape garden near water resources such as the river? In such a situation, does the risk of the disease increase? Location details: Weather: Cloudy and cool air, misty in the morning Sunlight: More than 8 hours

Asked by: lordss (1 point)   Posted:January 8, 2018

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Yellowing of leaves
Sudden drying of apple and cherries

General    None Given

Hello, My apple and cherry trees is showing a sudden yellowing of leaves in three days and they are drying out. I am not sure what caused this. Any advice is greatly appreciated. Thanks.

Asked by: lordss (1 point)   Posted:July 19, 2016

1 answer    502 views

Cherry-like shrub in a Nook
Cherry-like shrub

General    None Given

It was a single branch growing with red berries. All The leaves were at the top, which I found pretty. But now A new branch is growing halfway up. Is is alright to prune it out?

Asked by: emilio_medina2001@yahoo.com (2 points)   Posted:March 10, 2014

2 answers    1244 views

Muskmelon leaf symptom

General    Burma

I am facing a different muskmelon leaf symptom which is difficult to define. Please let me know what it could be and possible solution.

Asked by: Mr Ye Aung (1 point)   Posted:December 30, 2017

1 answer    537 views

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time the pruning and fertilizing

General    None Given

Hi, when is the best time for pruning and fertilizing fruit trees?

Asked by: lordss (1 point)   Posted:November 8, 2016

2 answers    613 views

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How to remove stones from soil


The soil in my yard is very stony I really want to be able to be able to grow root crops. Is there anything I can use to remove the rocks or will I simply have to dig them out and remove by hand? Is it best to invest the effort in raised beds?

Asked by: Nina R (1 point)   Posted:April 26, 2013

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seed rate

General    Tanzania

calculate the seed rate if 1kg of maize contain 6500 seeds and the required plant population is 12plants\metre square, (a) calculate seed rate if germination 90% (b) calculate seed rate if 25% of the seeds will not germinate due to field factor

Asked by: Ahmad (1 point)   Posted:June 29, 2015

1 answer    1025 views

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Getting rid of unwanted mint

General    IL, Zone 8a

I have a small problem of mint growing uncontrollably all over my garden and I could really use some advice on the best method of getting rid of it. Am I going to have to dig it all out?

Asked by: Sharon Conroy (1 point)   Posted:March 8, 2013

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A bitter African eggplant green variety.

General    None Given

Where can I purchase seeds in the US for this plant. It is native to Suriname and I Love eating it,but cannot find seeds..Thank you.

Asked by: deactivated (1 point)   Posted:January 6, 2017

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The red fruit of this plant form in late August/early September in San Antonio
What's its name and is it edible?

General    San Antonio, TX

I have a vine-type plant that makes lovely flowers and red fruit. I am including a not-so good photo of the flower and a better pic of the fruit ...

Asked by: Charlotte-Anne Lucas (2 points)   Posted:September 2, 2013

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Asian long legged fly on bottle gourd leaves
Leaf miners of long legged flies

General    India

These long legged flies live only on the plants with broader leaves like beans, bottle gourd, Lab Lab, matured beet. Those leaf tissues are eaten by their larvae in a matter of hours, leaving a very visible trail on their leaves. I have a pheromone trap installed, I have applied insecticidal soap...

Asked by: Shameem Javed (1 point)   Posted:January 16, 2017

1 answer    515 views

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Yellow leaves

General    None Given

A large part of the plants in my garden have leaves turning yellow. I think it's a nutrient deficiency, but don't know which one or how to fix it.

Asked by: Debbie (1 point)   Posted:July 7, 2017

1 answer    227 views

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How deep do I need to dig my soil in Spring?


Is there a general rule of thumb for digging compost into the soil in the spring? Is it necessary to use a rototiller or can I get away with digging by hand? My soil is always very compacted after winter and hard to work with.

Asked by: Pamela Croft (1 point)   Posted:April 6, 2013

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Egg plant healthy leaf
Data set for leaf disease identification

General    India

Hello, I am Deeba Kannan. I am a student of CS and im currently doing a project for vegetable leaf disease identification (tomato, egg plant, ladies finger, bitter gourde and chilli)using machine learning. I am searching for dataset with healthy and infected leaf images . Kindly help me. My...

Asked by: Deeba Kannan (1 point)   Posted:June 18, 2018

1 answer    164 views

Green with black spots
What wrong with this leaf

General    Massachusetts

This leaf is the same around the neighborhood. We are curious as to the cause. Is it a fungus or bug ?

Asked by: Nah (1 point)   Posted:September 19, 2017

2 answers    540 views

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What to add to my soil & when?

General    State College, PA

I live in central Pennsylvania (zone 6) and killed some of my lawn before last growing season in order to make a vegetable garden. Things grew quite well with a little bit of plant food & compost side-dressing. What would be recommended to do this year to help my soil evolve from lawn to...

Asked by: Ruth Nissly (6 points)   Posted:February 27, 2013

4 answers    1964 views

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Leaf image dataset for Nutrient deficiency symptom

General    None Given

I am in need of Leaf image dataset for Nutrient deficiency symptom for my research work on diagnosing deficiency symptoms from plant leaf image using image processing. I will be happy if you can help me in this regard. Thanking You

Asked by: S Jeyalakshmi (1 point)   Posted:April 21, 2017

1 answer    296 views

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Plants with diseases

General    None Given

I've seen many trees and crops in the nursery with minor diseases yet they are still producing fruits and vegetables. Does this mean that some diseases are not so destructive in tree crops?

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:April 8, 2014

2 answers    1397 views

Bittergourd showing spots on outer side making fruit mature early and ultimately rottening of fruit.
What's the problem with bittergourd fruit

General    None Given

Green fruit shows water soaked spots which ultimately turns to brown and fruit rottening Edit: added images

Asked by: Pankaj Paratey (1 point)   Posted:May 17, 2016

2 answers    834 views

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Ideas for vegetables for July-September in Central Florida

General    Florida

As much as I look forward to Okra and black eyed peas each summer I would like to harvest other vegetables. I have full sun, part shade, and shade areas available. What else can be harvested during this hot / humid time?

Asked by: hammock farm (1 point)   Posted:June 13, 2013

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What edibles can I grow in the shade?

General    San Jose, CA

A good portion of my backyard is shady - probably only around 3-4 hours of sun per day due to tree cover, however I'd still like to try and grow something edible there to maximize my production. What plants will still produce something edible in this much shade?

Asked by: Amie Frisch (16 points)   Posted:February 13, 2013

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Need help calculating amount of seeds for a 384 sq/ft area!

General    None Given

I need some help calculating how much seed I would need to plant the following vegetables, each in a 384 sq/ft area: Carrots (384 sq/ft) Beets (384 sq/ft) Spinach (384 sq/ft) Radish (384 sq/ft) Onion (384 sq/ft) Tomato (384 sq/ft) Thank you in advance for your help!

Asked by: Marko (1 point)   Posted:November 17, 2016

2 answers    340 views

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General    HISAR

I have a polyhouse in which we grow cucumber but for last 6 months when we grow cucumber after fruit our crop is ruined. Please help me, what do you suggest?

Asked by: sandeep (1 point)   Posted:January 8, 2015

1 answer    985 views

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how do i grow my own seeds?

General    MD

i saw some packs of seeds at the store over the weekend and it made me think that I would like to try to grow some of my own veg this year is it difficult? what do i need to get started? what is the easiest veg to grow?

Asked by: Mel (2 points)   Posted:February 5, 2013

2 answers    2587 views

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How do I construct a raised bed for growing vegetables? What are the best materials to use?

General    United Kingdom

The soil in my garden just isn’t up to task so I have been reading about how you can build a raised bed and I think that this is the solution. I have some pine wood in the garage, can I use that to build it? What is the best soil to fill it with?

Asked by: Greg Coyle (3 points)   Posted:February 23, 2013

3 answers    5265 views

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Why does my Cat Nip not germinate?

General    Racine WI

Started Cat Nip indoors under lights 14 Days ago, followed directions temp is about 60 Deg but getting nothing. help!

Asked by: Wayne Clingman (2 points)   Posted:April 10, 2013

2 answers    3286 views

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Best containers for transplanting seedlings?

General    PA

Can anyone here recommend the best type of containers to use to transplant seedlings into my veggie garden? I’m planting quite a lot of plants this year and I’d like something a bit more cost effective than the peat pots I used last year for my more sensitive plants.

Asked by: Marsha Anderson (5 points)   Posted:February 21, 2013

2 answers    2263 views

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Progeny Orchard

General    India

What is progeny orchard and how to describe its management ?

Asked by: Shailendra Pandey (1 point)   Posted:April 20, 2015

0 answers    470 views

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Brown Spot on Passion Fruit Trees

General    None Given

Which fungi causes leaf spot in passion fruit trees and which fungicide can i use to remedy the problem. i am in Kenya in the plains of Usin Gishu county growing non grafted purple passion.

Asked by: samwel (1 point)   Posted:July 1, 2013

2 answers    4829 views