Jul 02, An orange tree (Citrus sinensis) can lose its leaves for a number of reasons, few of which mean the tree is dead. Diseases, pests and. Feb 05, I have an ornamental orange tree that is 3 yers old.
It has doubled it's size in the time we have had it, but every year when we bring it inside for the season we have one problem or another. The tree is now about 3 feet tall with a lot of oranges on it. It looks great, but it losing leaves at a quick pace and the stems are turning brown. Okay, I've read most of your postings regarding falling leaves. I have an orange tree that is doing the same. Only problem is that the tree is a mature tree and is planted in the ground.
It produces wonderful oranges but part of the tree located on the very top section shows it drying out with falling leaves while the rest of the tree looks. Orange Tree, Yellow Leaves, dropping leaves.
I know this is a repeated question and i know most of the answers. I have had my one tree for about 1 year and half now, it stands about 2 ft in height. FOr a while i noticed a white residue around the edge of the container as well as yellowish leaves.
Read up on it, figured it was water i was using. Jul 21, This is one of the big reasons why citrus trees and trees in general die back. I have seen this in all types of trees. Girdling can occur at base of the trun. Jul 17, Why are the leaves falling off my citrus tree?
Posted by Suttons Staff on 17 July am. It is not uncommon for citrus trees to naturally drop a small number of leaves especially in winter. Where a large proportion of leaves fall it is a sign that the plant is under stress and there are a number of possible causes.