Eucalyptus Tree

Rainbow eucalyptus tree is sick

Zone 33458, zone 10 | Rebeholden82 added on January 2, 2016 | Answered

I have a rainbow eucalyptus. It's been planted for about a year and grew quite a bit. Perhaps 10 feet already. Now, however, on one side the branches starting at the bottom going up around 5 feet have all died. No leaves, dry sticks breaking off, no interior green signs of life. The rest of the branches are still green and producing leaf shoots. Many leaves are drying (and not in a typical dry from fall kind of way) and crumbling despite the new shoots. What should I do?! I love my 'Randal' tree and want it to be happy, please help!

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Answered on January 4, 2016

This tree needs a warm and humid environment to grow.
Zone 10 or warmer and the tree need regular watering, it must never dry out.
Most likely the die off is due to environmental issues.
Here is a link to refresh you on the care requirements.

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...
Eucalyptus Tree
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Learn From
Your Peers on
Our Blog

Visit Our Blog

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More