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My lovely healthy acer has suddenly become brown and scorched looking. Could this be windburn or dehydration.


  • B3B3 Posts: 27,018
    If it's scorched it's probably wind or hot sun. 
    In London. Keen but lazy.
  • barry islandbarry island Posts: 1,817
    When acers are in the right situation they seem to thrive but if they don't like the place where they are sited they soon let you know don't they.
  • FairygirlFairygirl Posts: 54,356
    It can also be caused by lack of water the previous year. The plant then struggles to maintain the new foliage.
    It's a place where beautiful isn't enough of a word....

    I live in west central Scotland - not where that photo is...
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