Pyracantha that seems to be dying
Colin Mitchell Beier
cbeier at vt.edu
Sun Aug 6 18:21:26 EST 2000
sounds like overwatering to me, and a bit of premature trimming, perhaps.
try cutting down to once a week watering, making sure you have good
drainage, and perhaps a diluted or mild fertilizer. transplanting plants is
always a stressful experience for them, so further trimming is not a great
PWB <pwb at veriomail.com> wrote in message
news:398D7A02.93B6CB1C at veriomail.com...
> I have a Pyracantha that seems to be dying. I bought it a few months
> ago and transplanted it to a larger pot. Even though I cut the upper
> portion which was turning brown (and staying brown) -- now the upper
> portion (which was the middle portion before the cutting) is also
> turning brown. Is this normal or might I be watering it too much. I
> water it every other day and the soil always looks moist. I have had
> it in direct sunlight and also in partial shade. Any ideas how to save
> my pyracantha?
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