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Can someone diagnose this problem

Posted by jane__ny 9-10 (My Page) on
Thu, Jun 19, 14 at 19:00

I have two of these about 15ft apart. One is healthy and growing. The other has all the new growth killed by, something?

Here is the plant in question:
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Here is the other one about 15 ft away:
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Any clue what is causing this? We moved here about 1 1/2 yr ago and the diseased plant looked like that and has continued to get worse. Yet the other one is healthy.

Thanks,
Jane


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RE: Can someone diagnose this problem

Hi Jane,

Looks like 'frizzle top' or manganese deficiency. Check out this site for more info on treatment.

Good luck,
Adam

Here is a link that might be useful: deficiency dieases


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RE: Can someone diagnose this problem

I agree with Adam! It can definitely recover if you give it the manganese it is missing.
Good luck!
-Alex


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