Mango Trees

Mango Tree

Anonymous added on September 20, 2017 | Answered

Our mangoes start to grow, as soon as it starts something eats it and then it falls off, what can I use to get rid of it and that it is safe for my tree

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 September 20, 2017

Does the damage look like it was done by larger animals like mammals or birds, or by insects? Check on and in the fruit for any insects or larvae. Check this article for types of insect pests and what to do about them:

If the culprit seems to be birds or mammals, you can surround the tree with netting designed to keep birds and mammals off once the fruit begins to grow. Check under the netting every day in case an animal manages to get inside.

Was this answer useful?
Looking for more?
Here are more questions about Mango 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.