What is Sunburn

Sunburn may affect plants that are exposed to very hot weather. 



Damaged or burnt flowers, foliage or fruit after hot weather.


How to protect your plants

Improve the soil, apply mulch, keep plants well watered and provide shade if necessary during very hot weather. 


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