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Q.Roots Dying

Zone Red Creek,NY | Anonymous added on April 30, 2022 | Answered

I have a lilac tree that is rotting from the roots.the branche turns black and falls off

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on May 2, 2022

In many cases, root rot means the end of the plant, depending on the size and the extent of the problem. If it's severe, you may want to take cuttings from your lilac.

Here are links to two articles that will help:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/disease/root-rot-in-garden-plants.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/lilac/growing-lilac-cuttings.htm

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