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Parkinsonia x desert museum in zone 24

Posted by Cappy53 24 (My Page) on
Sat, Jul 6, 13 at 16:56

I have a Desert museum cross growing half a mile from the coast in San Diego. It has never flowered and has mildew on its leaves. I have noticed other Desert museum crosses with the same problem growing close to the coast in other neighborhoods. Is there a treatment for this malady or should I replace the tree?

This post was edited by Cappy53 on Sat, Jul 6, 13 at 16:59


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RE: Parkinsonia x desert museum in zone 24

  • Posted by bahia SF Bay Area (My Page) on
    Sat, Jul 6, 13 at 17:21

Zone 23 is probably more reliable for preventing mildew. I'd replace it with a tree happier with your more humid conditions; lots of choices for zone 24 conditions.


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