Q.Watering Trailing Lantana In The Summer Months.
hi, This happens every summer. Live in So Cal. About every other day the plant is very limp looks dry to me so I water. I do admit only water the area of the plant. When we do have rain after colder months and leaves are turning black I trim back and in Spring I lift plant and trim out underneath bare lengths. l don’t know if they are called vines. I recently plopped a filled water bottle that I have made holes in top near where I think the roots are between two stakes. It’s gone in a day,ha. Sorry to make this long but trying to add all info. Thank you for you time and information. My camera is still not added to “new” computer.
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Unfortunately, without photos it is hard to say what is happening. It does sound like they see quite a bit of stress from heat, watering, and transplanting. I would treat with a fungicide, proactively, to mitigate any infections that might take advantage of the situation.
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