Dogwood trees I plant dyig - Knowledgebase Question

Roseburg, Or
Question by RoseburgHome
June 19, 2009
We plnted 2 expensive dogwoods last year. Both died. What could have caused this?


Image
Answer from NGA
June 19, 2009

0

Dogwoods are understory trees and will winter over best if they are protected by taller trees. If yours were planted out in the open, winter weather may have killed them. Droughty conditions are also hard on dogwoods. They need a moist, humusy, rich soil in which to grow. If you replace your trees, be sure to water them deeply once each week during the growing season. Good luck with your landscape.

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

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:

Username:

Password:

[ Join now ]

Today's site banner is by Whitebeard and is called "Delosperma cooperi"