Lime Trees
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2 year old lime tree planted near a pond

Zone 70754 | pikejerrod added on May 2, 2019 | Answered

Planted 2 months ago and leaves are drooping.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on May 3, 2019

This certainly can be plant shock but also make sure you are watering well.
A new planting needs daily water; especially during hot weather, for the first 3 months. Try adding a good layer of mulch around the plant base to help with moisture retention and keep the roots cool.

This article has more information.
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/lime/lime-tree-leaf-drop-why-a-lime-tree-is-losing-leaves.htm

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