The Q&A Archives: Citrus and Night Blooming Jasmine

Question: I bought a meyer lemon dwarf tree and a dwarf orange tree. both lost their leaves. the lemon has fruit and blooms now and the orange has some new leaves coming in and some blooms but no fruit. the night blooming jasmine dried up but it's stems are still green. what can i do?

Answer: It sounds as though your plants are all suffering from transplant shock, which is common, especially for landscape trees and shrubs replanted in the summer months. Watering deeply twice a week will help the roots establish and your plants should recover in time. Hope it's soon.

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