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Q.Spiarea Is Dying

Zone 07866 | kay phillips added on July 17, 2020 | Answered

some of the bushes are ok, some are dying and brown on the inside, has it been too hot for them? Did I cut them back too much in the fall. We had little snow this winter in New Jersey.

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Answered on July 17, 2020

Unfortunately, your photo did not come through. The most common reason for failing Spirea is wet soil. They do not tolerate wet soils and will succumb to infection rather quickly.

A fungicide will be necessary, as well as proper care. These articles will help:



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