Lime Trees

Lime Tree Not Thriving

Anonymous added on November 11, 2010 | Answered

I bought a lime tree for my brother. It was a beautiful little tree with fruit. He transplanted into the ground at the side of his house and now the lime tree is drying up and dying. What do you think is wrong?

Share this Question:
Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Check here if you would like to receive notifications every time this question is answered.
You are subscribed to receive notifications whenever this question is answered.
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on November 12, 2010

When first planted, trees should be getting water daily for at least a week or two to help them get established. This article will help:

If he is doing that already, the root ball may have some air trapped around it. Make sure that the hole was backfilled properly and tamp the soil around the root ball down firmly.

Was this answer useful?
Looking for more?
Here are more questions about Lime Trees

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

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