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about 10 hours ago

Leaves don't look that good

My leaves look like this. Is something wrong? It's a black avocado and it is planted in Tampa, Fl. It does have some fruit on it.

1 answer · 35 visits

1 day ago

Manual inoculation under greenhouse of the rice yellow mottle virus with 3 varieties of rice

Which is the composition of the plug of inoculation for the rice yellow mottle virus? How to proceed so that the inoculation be successes ?

1 answer · 41 visits

1 day ago

Avocado (Aguacate)

Necrosis on tips of avocado leaves. It appears in old leaves of the growth of the previous cycle in all the tree. (Necrosis en puntas de las hojas de aguacate. Se presenta en...

0 answers · 44 visits

1 day ago

Planting of cocoyam

Can the Corm of cocoyam be planted instead of the sucker ?

1 answer · 39 visits

2 days ago

Identifying and troubleshooting cauliflower diseases

Concerning dicoloration of leaves. Insect's or fungus? ---Update--- Here you go. Just discovered progression of what seems to be a fast spreading. Hope picture helps.

South Georgia
1 answer · 82 visits

2 days ago

Spikes are without seed

Spikes are without seed. This is found in patches, especially at the bounds of the field. There are no symptoms in the adjacent wheat field. What could be the cause.

1 answer · 40 visits

2 days ago

Powdery mass on wheat leaves and on Awns

Powdery mass on wheat leaves and awns, symptoms resembles powdery mildew of wheat. Please identify the same. Thanks!

1 answer · 43 visits

3 days ago

Problem with my cucumber plants

The leaves of the cucumber plants become white and then brown-yellow in color. Fruits are bending. Also, some insects are eating the leaf surface. Please provide some control...

2 answers · 68 visits

3 days ago

Lemon tree leaf curling, yellowing and new leaves are purple?

I am not sure what to do, I repotted the last fall so I an not sure this is the problem. I have around 5 and some are larger then others but all seem to have the same problems....

1 answer · 43 visits

6 days ago

Apple pear affected by nectria canker?

Hi there! I have this apple pear/Asian pear/nashi pear. I noticed these blackenings near some cuts made 2 months ago by the nurseryman when I bought it. When I cut the...

0 answers · 55 visits

6 days ago

Cabbage family - disease

I have a problem with my young plants (cabbage family). The leaves of young plants are dying. The plants are transplanted two weeks back. Thanks for any advice and help. And...

Grenada W.I. (tropical region)
3 answers · 73 visits

6 days ago

Blackberries dying before ripening

My 3 year old blackberry plant is huge, has tons of flowers but the fruits are starting to die before it ripens (Also it seems the plant is flowering little too early). I had...

1 answer · 49 visits

6 days ago

Branch ends

The branch ends on my mango tree are deformed. All the new leaves are growing out of a clump on the end of the branch. Full sun, C/Qld no fruit for several years.

0 answers · 49 visits

8 days ago

My papaya tree had just fallen over.

My papaya tree approx 8years old .It had a lot of fruit this year. It has just fallen to the ground. Can I cut off the rotting base and replant it? What depth and what...

1 answer · 64 visits

8 days ago

Avocado tree leaves turing brown

Hi My 1 year old avocado tree's leave suddenly started turning brown about a month ago. At the same time all new growth stopped for two weeks. It has since grown new leaves...

3 answers · 81 visits

9 days ago

What kind of grafting method is used on pecan plants in container?

Hi there, do you know what kind of grafting method should be used on pecan plants in container? I have two plants, 2-3 years old and according to me they have been grafted...

1 answer · 60 visits

10 days ago

Increasing fruit heat

Can I increase the heat rating of my chillis if I feed them a combination of same heat chillies blended in a water based solution so that the capsaicin is taken up by the roots...

2 answers · 60 visits

12 days ago

What's happening to my grafted lemon?

Hi there, I'm from center Italy and I have this grafted lemon plant. It is a lemon seedling as rootstock and it is inside a 40 cm (about 18") pot. I budded it in July 2016...

0 answers · 69 visits

Gourd disease

What is the reason for drying of gourd leaves? The plant is growing well and produces healthy leaves but one month later the leaves are drying out.

1 answer · 67 visits

14 days ago

What causes the disease?

What is this disease on my cucumber. Is it possible to know the cause and treatment?

2 answers · 127 visits

14 days ago

Problem in my pak choi garden

I would like to know what causes soft spot in the pak choi garden and what I can use to combat this problem.

0 answers · 43 visits

16 days ago


How can I download all images at a time from plant village?

1 answer · 59 visits

16 days ago

Mango seedling leaf diseases.

Hello so I am growing a mango plant indoors the plant is 3 months old, but the last 1 month is a hell for me since the plant is suffering from few leaf diseases. If you could...

2 answers · 121 visits

17 days ago

What is happening to my avocado tree?

This is a young Persea Americana avocado tree. The leaves are starting to get brown shading/spots. Does anyone know what is happening to it? How do I fix the problem so that my...

2 answers · 92 visits

17 days ago

What is happening to my Mango tree?

Does anyone know what is happening to my mango tree leaves? The brown parts on the leaves are crispy and getting worse on the leaves. I also can't see any new growth on the...

2 answers · 106 visits