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May 26, 2020 4:59 PM CST
St.catharines Ontario
Hi I have this lemon tree that is browning at the edges and keeps losing leaves every so often I initially thought that it didn't have enough space initially because it was in such a small pot but I recently moved it to a bigger one but the roots weren't cramped at all so now I'm stumped and looking for answers
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May 26, 2020 5:27 PM CST
Name: Porkpal
Richmond, TX (Zone 9a)
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Does its pot have drain holes in the bottom?
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May 26, 2020 5:45 PM CST
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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It looks like a salt buildup problem. If you fertilize, you need to flush the soil before you fertilize again.
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May 27, 2020 9:11 AM CST
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It is probably reacting to some root damage done during repotting. How much of the original soil did you remove when you repotted?
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May 27, 2020 10:12 AM CST
Name: Daisy I
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WillC said:It is probably reacting to some root damage done during repotting. How much of the original soil did you remove when you repotted?


The browning edges are the reason for the re-pot, not the result.
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