Return to the Conifers Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
regrowth on Sester's Dwarf

Posted by Rebe123 6a (My Page) on
Wed, Oct 3, 12 at 20:26

Hi - I'm new to gardening, love conifers, and would appreciate some advice. After recently planting a 2.5' Sester's Dwarf, some of the middle branches turned brown while the rest remain healthy. Will new branches and needles grow in place? Thanks for your help.


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: regrowth on Sester's Dwarf

no .. and welcome to GW

interior browning is normal ... and increased by stresses.. like transplant ...

no conifer holds its needles forever... most pines only hold them 2 or 3 years.. so the insides of all pines are nudey ...

water deeply and thoroughly.. up thru thxgvng.. with the understanding that with cool days and cold nights.. it wont need all that much.. just insert finger to 2 inches.. and make sure its damp.. not sodden ...

mulch properly if you havent ...

good luck

ken


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Conifers Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here