Lemon Trees

how much water for lemon tree

dumplin added on February 27, 2012 | Answered

I live in AZ. I have a lemon tree in a pot. The leaves are curling. Does this mean I am underwatering or overwatering?

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on February 28, 2012

You may not be watering it enough. You need to make sure that the water gets all the way through the soil. This article will help with watering your tree: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/citrus/tip-on-water-requirements-for-citrus-trees.htm

You may also want to check your fertilizing regimine. Here is more information that may help you: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/lemons/learn-about-fertilizer-for-a-lemon-tree.htm

Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Lemon Trees
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Learn From
Your Peers on
Our Blog

Visit Our Blog

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More