By Mubashir Hafeez, Mujahid Ali, Dr. Rashad M. Balal (Horticulture, College of Agriculture, UOS) Date palm is among oldest fruits mentioned in history. Prophet Muhammad (SAW) liked this fruit. Narrated Anas bin Malik: Allah’s Apostle never proceeded (for the prayer) on the Day of ‘Id-ul-Fitr unless he had eaten some […]
Watch for pests and disease and deal with them quickly as they arise. Once trees are established, you will rarely need to water them. Date palms prefer dry soil and excess moisture can inhibit growth. Keep weeds and turf away from the base in a radius of five feet.