African Tulip Tree Is Shedding Leaves When It Should Be Blooming

Question From: E. Clark - Carpinteria, California, United States
Q: My African tulip tree, which should be blooming right now us shedding it's leaves. It has been watered regularity and is getting full sun pretty much all day here in SoCAL. What fertilizer should I use in order to get back the beautiful dark green leaves and flowers.

A: I recommend youtube an onsite inspection. from a certified arborist. To find one in your area go to and enter you zp code. Best And Happy Yardening, Nancy