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Orange tree nitrogen deficiency?

Posted by triciagrace07 nine (My Page) on
Sun, Apr 20, 14 at 14:10

I have an orange tree in a pot and it just started blooming bright green leaves and some of the other leaves have pronounced veins. Also the darker green ones that are curling. I use worm compost & blood meal as fertilizer...is there anything else that could be causing this. My little orange buds have been falling off :-(


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RE: Orange tree nitrogen deficiency?

Looks like not enough Nitrogen to me. I would fertilize with a good citrus fertilizer that has the proper NPK ratio. It should be as close to a 5:1:3 ratio as possible.

Patty S.


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RE: Orange tree nitrogen deficiency?

Yes , I am with Patty,..

One that is readily available in a good fertilizer since that kind of fertilizer works too slow in pots and works different in ground trees..

Mike


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RE: Orange tree nitrogen deficiency?

Thank you! It now even has some brown spots on its bright green leaves


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