Loquat tree in need of help & care

Silveroak212June 3, 2013

I have a loquat fruit tree, i live in zone 9 on a somehow mountainous terrain. It has always been very slow in growth, but this spring it decided to really grow all out. The problem is its leaves are turning white to yellow in color while the veins remain green. Is it a CO2 deficiency (white deposits)? I really do not know. The soil its in is a mixture of loamy clay. You can see clearly in the picture i attached to this message.

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jean001a(Portland OR 7b)

Looks "bleached" perhaps by extra bright days following overcast season.

    Bookmark   June 3, 2013 at 1:23AM
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canadianplant

A deficiantcy more then likely... maybe potassium or maganese? Im not too good at IDing deficiantcies

    Bookmark   June 3, 2013 at 6:51AM
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Silveroak212

Should i worry about the sun. "Bleaching" it? Will compost and manure be sufficient in giving the plant what it needs?

    Bookmark   June 3, 2013 at 11:38PM
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