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Q.Standard Lilac Tree

Zone TF4 2QDbo | Anonymous added on June 16, 2021 | Answered

I have got a standard lilac tree,it must be 10 years old. This year it was showing new growth and then it has just stopped. It looks like it has died. Do I just leave it and see what happens. Thanks Geoff

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Answered on June 28, 2021

Try to find the source of the problem. Check for disease and insects. Powdery mildew is a common problem in lilacs but it doesn't usually kill them. These articles should help:


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