Jacaranda Trees

Tree Disease

jvpalmer added on January 15, 2017 | Answered

What is causing my jacaranda tree to not flourish - i.e. few flowers and spasmodic new leaf growth?

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 January 16, 2017

First, make sure your jacaranda tree is growing in an appropriate environment for the species. Jacarandas need well-drained, preferably sandy soil, and they flower best if their soil is not very rich in organic matter.

Check this article to see if your jacaranda may have one of the problems discussed here:

Also, exposure to excessive nitrogen fertilizer or lack of phosphorus in the soil can cause many plants to flower poorly.

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