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Jun 3, 2020 11:15 PM CST
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Gday all how are we?
My lime tree is struggling a little bit got lazy with watering for few weeks then got back into it not sure if I over did it or not watering it . Soil is damp . All my other fruit trees seem to be ok pls help


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Jun 4, 2020 12:49 AM CST
Name: one-eye-luke US.Vet.
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You have it planted too deep in the container.
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Jun 4, 2020 3:53 AM CST
Name: Big Bill
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Either plant it in the ground or in a bigger pot! The plant in a container like that will always be craving water! There is not a reserve supply of water there to support all of that growth. It will take a lot of water often, dry out too quickly, then demand water again.
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Jun 4, 2020 7:57 PM CST
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Queensland
It has been good till a few weeks back I thought it wasn't deep enough can see some roots near soil . Hope to re pot soon hope it won't die
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Jun 4, 2020 7:59 PM CST
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Queensland
I hope to re pot it soon there is a water respecter at bottom I was over doing it tph soils is Damp now and I drain our water down the bottom keep watering ? . I hope it don't die
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