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Q.Do Fallen Loquat Leaves Improve The Soil?

Zone Oakland CA 94609 | Bsteinbock added on October 26, 2021 | Answered

Loquat leaves are so hard and take forever to decompose. Is it better for the surrounding plants to remove them and compost them or let them lie?

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Answered on October 27, 2021

For the health of the tree, and to prevent disease from too much moisture being trapped in the soil, I would rake them and compost them!

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