Q.Why are blooms on Hydrangea tree turning brown?
we a have new hydrangea tree just set out and the flowers are turning brown but the tree limbs are still healthy. Any suggetions on how to treat this issue? I have cut some of the brown blooms off but others are turning brown now.
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If you've inspected your plant and it has no insect or other damage, the browning of the blossoms may be its natural cycle, since it is mid-August. Plus, it has been living in a pot. Next season, it will probably turn pink or purple before it turns brown.
This article will tell you how to deadhead your new plant. https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/hydrangea/deadheading-a-hydrangea.htm