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Q.peony leaves turn brown as flower buds form

Zone north manchester, In 46962 I think it is zone 5 | Anonymous added on May 6, 2020 | Answered

leaves get blotchy brown spots right after bud starts to form. This has been for about 2 years. It is a start from my mother and I really do not want to lose it.
thanks for your help.

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Answered on May 7, 2020

Here is info that may help:



If your peony has already bloomed and faded, go ahead and trim back the plants to remove any blotchy leaves. Next spring, treat the peony with a fungicide to head off any fungal diseases.

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