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Q.how to protect mango tree

Zone chennai | Anonymous added on October 4, 2017 | Answered

my mango tree leaves become dry brown.how to prevent 2 years old tree.i am from india chennai.(terrace garden).quick solution will protect my plant from dieing.

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Answered on October 4, 2017

If the leaves start getting brown on the tips and edges first, it may be a lack of water, or an inability of the roots to take up enough water, as described here:

If the tree is in a too-small container, that could also contribute to a lack of enough water. Or, it could be over-fertilized. Exposure to toxins in the soil such as excessive salt, or drifting herbicides/pesticides from another garden, can also cause crispy brown leaves.

Here are our other articles about growing mangos:

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