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Q.Rainbow Eucalyptus Is Dropping Leaves. Why?

Zone 35724 | Anonymous added on August 17, 2023 | Answered

Has been in ground 3 years. Has never been pruned. Now leaves are yellowing and dropping. I’m afraid it’s dying?

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Answered on August 17, 2023

Rainbow eucalyptus need a full sun, moist environment with lots of room to grow. Typically a residential yard is not ideal.

Dropping leaves means the tree is stressed. Is it getting enough water? If rainfall isn't sufficient, it needs supplemental watering. Here is more:


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