Rhododendron Plants

What Causes Rhododendron Leaves to Turn Brown?


ybailon added on June 7, 2012 | Answered

I planted 5 rhododendron bushes and the new leaves are turning brown.


Share this Question:
Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Check here if you would like to receive notifications every time this question is answered.
You are subscribed to receive notifications whenever this question is answered.
ANSWERS
Nikki
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on June 8, 2012

Since they are newly planted, I would have to say it sounds like a watering issue. It is possible that there are air pockets in the soil, that are affecting the roots and preventing them from taking up water. I would water the area generously and then step firmly on the soil around the plants to help collapse any air pockets.

Was this answer useful?
00
Looking for more?
Here are more questions about Rhododendron Plants

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.