Willows and yellow leaves - Knowledgebase Question

Union Point, GA
Avatar for davidchefbec
Question by davidchefbec
March 27, 2007
I have a weeping willow and a corkscrew willow that we planted several weeks ago and now we have noticed the leaves on both are turning yellow. What could be causing this and can we fix it?

Answer from NGA
March 27, 2007

Dry soil, soggy wet (poorly drained) soil for a period of time, root injury from physical damage are all possibilities. If only older leaves further down the shoots are yellowing it is probably not a major problem and the plant should recover fine. There is little for you to do but try and keep the soil moderately moist and give them a chance to try and recover.

Thanks for the question. Please stop in again soon!

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 fiwit and is called "Gazing at More Stars"

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