I do this because hot summer temps will dry it.
Fertilize once in April and again in early Sept fertilome brand fruit, citrus and pecan.
Jan 14, Phytophthora, a soil-borne fungus, causes root and foot rot of limes. This disease causes bark peeling and sloughing off of roots and partial or complete girdling often.
Kaffir lime trees most often get yellow leaves from over-watering or lack of nutrients. It’s less common for yellow leaves to develop from lack of sunlight, although it shouldn’t be ruled out completely. If your kaffir lime tree is developing yellow leaves and dropping them, first start by checking its watering schedule and how well the soil stumpcut.barted Reading Time: 5 mins.
The lime tree kept the leaves on the lower branches by the pot that grew this summer. They are just now starting to turn yellow and fall off.
Looks like mites, also you might mix some Epsom salts in with some water next time.
The house if heated by forced hot air. Nov 28, Like other citrus trees, limes have specific nutrient needs. When these needs aren't met, the main tissue of the leaves turns yellow while the veins stay green. Left uncared for, the veins.