"monloo" yews - Knowledgebase Question

bellevue, WA
Avatar for msgailbird
Question by msgailbird
November 14, 2005
I am landscape chairman of my condominium complex and we are renovating our property using many

Answer from NGA
November 14, 2005
Since yews are evergreen shrubs, and evergreens eventually lose their oldest leaves (which are replaced in time), yellowing and dropping foliage is perfectly normal. So, if the oldest leaves are affected, it's nothing to worry about. If the new growth is yellowing, there is a definite problem, although to diagnose it long distance would be impossible. I'd suggest you take a sample of an affected plant to your local Cooperative Extension office or Master Gardener Plant Diagnostic Clinic for positive identification. Contact King County Cooperative Extension (206-296-3900) for clinic locations nearest you. Best wishes with your yews.

You must be signed in before you can post questions or answers. Click here to join!

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:

( No account? Join now! )

Today's site banner is by JebobaTea and is called "White Flower Fireworks"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.