Loropetalum
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Chinese Fringe

Zone Dallas, Texas | greenkl11 added on April 28, 2016 | Answered

Bloomed in the spring. Now branches are very brittle. They break in half. Dallas, Texas.

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    kh0001
    Answered on April 29, 2016

    Did you experience a cold snap after they bloomed? It may have suffered shock if the temperatures dipped well below normal OR it may just need a severe pruning. These articles will help you:

    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/loropetalum/loropetalum-shrubs.htm

    and

    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/loropetalum/pruning-overgrown-loropetalum.htm

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