Is this normal?
Jul 02, Like other citrus varieties, lemon trees are susceptible to several fungal infections, says The Old Farmer's Almanac, but blackening of new fruit and premature drop are usually symptoms of. toni, usually the answer for this would be"PROPER" shrubhauling.bar your lemon tree is a Meyers, they usually have this habit of dropping their extra young shrubhauling.bar tree really should be on a watering schedule of some kind,when you can put 3 fingers down in the soil and those fingers are dry then it's time to water.
Suzanne. Feb 25, However, lemon blossoms falling off a lemon tree can be a sign of a potassium deficiency. Potassium is vital for flower and fruit set, and the overall health and vigor of all citrus trees. If you wish for healthy, high yields from your lemon trees, begin a fertilizing regiment in early spring with a fertilizer high in potassium or designed specifically for citrus trees.
Apr 26, if the tree is not getting enough potash from your shrubhauling.bar tree may be still in its juvenile stage to produce fruit at all. 26 Apr, Sid. Might also be a humidity issue - you could try standing the container on a tray of regularly damped down gravel so that the atmosphere around the plant is humidified. Dec 10, If you experience a long period of high temperatures, coupled with heavy rains, you citrus trees may develop citrus canker.
While it usually does not cause the tree to drop its fruit, if the. They turn into nice yellow pea sized lemons, then start turning brown/black, shriveling and dropping off. Not one single lemon yet. I used standard potting soil, and it gets 5 minutes of water every 3 days on a 1gph flag emitter. Mar 18, How to prune your lemon tree.
Using a disinfected hand pruner, cut each new shoot back to more or less half its length, taking great care to cut just above a leaf. You must cut just above a bud facing outwards (the bud is located at the base of a leaf). This will result in your tree keeping a.