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Q.Growing wild geranium in Omaha, NE

Zone Omaha, NE 68144 | clanc113 added on August 14, 2019 | Answered

I planted two earlier this spring. One doing okay, flowered a little, other turning yellow… I did not water too much. It has rained more than normal here. It is strange that one plant doing okay and one doing bad… help!


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Answered on August 14, 2019

It is likely that the rain has caused it to be overwatered, leading to root rot.

You will have to use a fungicide. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/info/using-fungicides-in-garden.htm

Since there is quite a lot of genetic variability in plants, it is not uncommon for one to be immune, or a little better suited to handle certain diseases than another. This would explain why one is having issues and one is not.

This article will help you to grow geraniums: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/geranium/geranium-care.htm

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