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Q.Snow on the mountain ( bishop’s weed)

Zone 59840 | Anonymous added on July 16, 2018 | Answered

Why is my plant turning brown? Lots of brown. Should I cut it all down?I’m in a rental & I don’t think anything has been done to the gardens in years. Please advise! Thanks

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Answered on July 17, 2018

The simple answer is that bishop's weed does not like hot weather. The browning is a partial dormancy and the plant will perk up after the weather cools. Keeping the soil moist helps it limp along during hot spells but it will not look great this time of year.

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