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i have a silver queen tree which is a evergreen and its shreding all its leaves and looks if its dying do you know what the problem is and can i save it thankyou


By Aston

United Kingdom Gb

tree dying



Is it Holly (Ilex) Silver Queen?

5 Aug, 2009


Whatever it is, leave the hosepipe running at its base for an hour two or three times a week and see if it picks up after a month. I saved a specimen fir by doing this. It had been in for 20 years but a couple of dry springs and summers nearly finished it off.

6 Aug, 2009

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