Lemongrass Plants
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transplanted several mature lemon grass plants

ginovinelli added on June 20, 2012 | Answered

I transplanted several mature lemon grass plants. They are now turning brown. Can I cut them off at ground level and will they survive? They appear to be dying.

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Nikki
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Answered on June 21, 2012

They are likely suffering from transplant shock. You can cut them back some (I would leave at least a couple inches or more) and ensure they have plenty of water.

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