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Q.Catalpa tree has no blooms

Zone Hilton Head Island | Anonymous added on July 12, 2016 | Answered

Why is it that my 5 year old Catalpa tree has no blooms? I planted it from seed. It is in the shade. I live on Hilton Head Island. It is 30 ft and full of leaves.

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Answered on July 13, 2016

You can try adding phosphorous in the early spring to encourage buds to form.
Bone Meal is a good way to do this.
Here is a few links for you with more information and you can review the growing conditions.


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