Help with my Rhodie - Knowledgebase Question

snohomish, Wa
Question by cfreddencons
March 14, 2009
I have a rodi the largest i ever have seen last year part of the roadi died ,but yet it has a small sec, living my husband cut the dead part back what do i do is it dead.

Answer from NGA
March 14, 2009


Only time will tell, but a large rhodie probably has an extensive root system so I expect that you will see some new growth later this spring. If not, the shrub may have root rot, which is common in rhodies where soils do not drain well. Hope yours makes it!

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