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mazv1953 Sun 21-Apr-19 09:17:42

Has anyone managed to grow a patio fruit tree in and get decent fruit??? We have had several and after 2 years the last one died despite being in the ground. Two others are looking pretty tatty - both peaches but which don't have leaf curl, both in pots with the recommended compost etc. We don't have issues with other plants/trees and we are wondering if we are doing something wrong - or if it is pretty much a con

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MsMamaNature Sun 21-Apr-19 17:51:44

This may help with some tips and ideas.
www.rhs.org.uk/advice/grow-your-own/fruit/peaches

Pollination (or lack of it) may be the main issue.

mazv1953 Sun 21-Apr-19 20:01:25

Thanks - have tried pollination by hand and followed the advice from RHS. Maybe I just don't have green fingers ...

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