Holly Bushes
Q.

Is my holly tree dead

Zone Flintshire | Jayne rush added on May 31, 2014 | Answered

My holly tree has lost all of its leaves.

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
theficuswrangler
Answered on May 31, 2014

You can easily determine if your plant is dead by looking for green tissue. If you bend a twig and it snaps apart, and is all brown inside, it is dead. If you scrape the bark away from a larger branch or the trunk, and it is all brown, no green anywhere, it is dead.
If it's not dead, it can still be helped. Whether it's dead or not, you probably want to find out what happened. Take some of the leaves that have fallen off, also some small branches and some soil, and have them analyzed for bugs or disease. Use this link to help you find a local Master Gardener http://mastergardeners.org.uk/get-involved/find-your-nearest-master-gardener/

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...
Holly Bushes
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