Growing. Figs are drouping. Eating one fig a day this week. Shared yesterday’s with a neighbour. There will be enough … Advertisements
Though watered well, temperatures are in high 30sC and I’m wondering if my newly brightly yellow tiny lemon starters burnt in the heat. Arrrgh! I moved the tree to a lower location still south facing wall. It’s joined with a container of herbs, African Red basil herb, which the bees love. Help pollinate the lemon… Continue reading Did the tiny lemons burn in the hot weather?
Whew! Problem-solving and patience is saving my lemon tree. For the most part, all trees and shrubs grow best in the ground. Lemon trees grow best in front of south facing wall. We don’t have that luxury so my lemon tree is in a large enough container for its current size, sitting in front of… Continue reading Saving the lemon tree