Eucalyptus Tree
Q.

Eucalyptus

Anonymous added on March 15, 2014 | Answered

We have a eucalyptus tree that is about 5 years old and has been doing fantastically, then all of a sudden (well since the bad snow we had in the northeast) the leaves have turned brown and now in places very dark brown, and looks extremely sorry for itself. Do you think it is dying as a result of the bad weather - it has always been fine in previous years? I hate the thought of losing it, as it is now about 4m high.

    A.
    A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
    Nikki
    Certified GKH Gardening Expert
    Answered on March 15, 2014

    The weather is likely the culprit. While it may have been fine in the past during cold weather, things like extra moisture in the soil, extra winds or even slightly colder temperatures can harm the tree. If it is alive, it will regrow its leaves. This article will help you determine if it is still alive: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/how-to-tell-if-a-plant-is-dead-and-how-to-recover-an-almost-dead-plant.htm

    00
    Was this answer useful?

    Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
    Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

    You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

    If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

    Looking for more?
    here are more questions about...
    Eucalyptus Tree
    Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

    Do you know a lot about gardening?
    Become a GKH Gardening Expert

    Learn More