clematis one branch dying
Hello. Last year i had a clematis branch dying ..thought it was water but no..one by one just leaves drop down..and dies..no fungus visible..I tried searching underground but nothing ...why it is so ? I have talked with many who also have the same problem..our clematis is a hybrid one...thanks you for your responses I really appreciate. thank you again ..
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Although there is no appearance of a fungus, it is likely the cause of this. This can usually be corrected using wettable sulfur and dolomitic lime. Proper pruning will also help. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/vines/clematis/pruning-clematis-vines.htm