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By Kenfox

United Kingdom Gb

I re-planted my Cordyline Australis last year but over the winter the tips of the leaves have all gone brown and it looks as though it is dying - I don't want to lose it as it has been with us for a number of years. Has anyone any advice please.

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Not much you can do except keep it watered in dry spells and perhaps a feed now with something like Growmore raked in round the base. If its putting out new growth at the very top, it'll be fine, but you can remove any leaves which die right back.

11 May, 2010


it mite reshoot asswell from the base or the top but realy as bamboo sais just keep ya fingers crossed .

11 May, 2010



13 May, 2010


your welcome for what its worth i lost 2 but the green one out the 2 has sprouted 4 new plants from the base .

13 May, 2010


Thanks Noseypotter - I think we will give it a good feed and go on watering it and, in view of your experience, it may live - thanks again.

13 May, 2010


its worth a go mate .

13 May, 2010

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