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Q.My Hebes Are All Dying, Why?

tonyb added on August 24, 2020 | Answered

the majority of the foliage, leafs and branches have turned black or brown and obviously have died this has happened for the last three years. What could be the reason.Its costing a fortune in plant replacement. Some advice would be appreciated.There are five different types. Thanks

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Answered on August 25, 2020

Unfortunately, your photos did not come through. It sounds a bit like you have a soil infection. This will require fungicides, or solarization, or both for good measure!

Here are some articles that will help:



Make sure that your soil has adequate time to dry out, thoroughly, down to about 2 or 3 inches between waterings. This will prevent future infections.

Here is an article to help you test for soil moisture:


Here is an article to help you care for Hebe plants:


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