Ailing Avocado

TSMartindaleJuly 3, 2014

My avocado needs some help. It seems to be dying from the bottom up. It's still producing new growth, but the new leaves dry up shortly after reaching a decent size. Lower branches seem fine, but the main shoot is struggling. The tree is 1 year old, grown from seed.

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jean001a(Portland OR 7b)

need a few clues, please.
In pot or ground.
How old?
Grown from seed?
any chance of pictures -- they would surely help us help you.

    Bookmark   July 3, 2014 at 8:29PM
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TSMartindale

In pot
One year old
From seed

The tree looks a lot better than it did a few weeks ago, but there are still a few dead leaves and I'm worried about it spreading again.

    Bookmark   July 5, 2014 at 11:35AM
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fireduck(10a)

keep the plant moist...possible problem.

    Bookmark   July 6, 2014 at 2:19PM
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