Jul 14, I am watering the tree for 40 minutes, three times a week so the tree is getting 16 gallons a week. Answer: If you're peach tree is getting yellow leaves, they are dropping Estimated Reading Time: 7 mins. peach leaves yellowing and falling off. Below is a link showing what the leaves look like that are falling off my peach tree. The leaves that are still on the tree are yellow or greenish yellow. So far about 1/3 of the leaves have fallen off.
At the rate they are going in about two or three weeks the tree will be barren. Sep 21, Nitrogen. Yellow leaves on a peach tree signal nitrogen deficiency. Peach trees require little phosphorus or potassium, but they do require adequate nitrogen. Nitrogen aids in healthy lush leaf growth.
"Rodale's Organic Gardener's Guide to Vegetables and Fruits" is an excellent reference book and suggests applying concentrated nitrogen sources. Hi, I have a 2 yr old key lime tree that I just bought a few months ago on Amazon.
It's flowering ok, but some of the leaves started turning yellow. Not a uniform yellow, but the tips first, and then working down the tips in the meaty part of the leave (the veins are still green). And the flowers have been falling off after blooming. Oct 10, So I planted a peach tree a few months ago (towards the end of summer). For a while now it's had the leaves turning yellow and falling off. The leaves closer to the center of the plant have fallen off first and it seems to be working outward.
It starts as a general yellowing with some yellow specks.