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My bay tree is 4 feet high and I keep it in a large pot. Over the past two weeks I have picked off dozens of leaves that have turned dark brown. In many cases the leaves turn colour at the tip end whilst the rest of the leaf is still bright green - until whatever it is gets it.

What can I do?


  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 27,354

    Are these brown leaves at the growing tips or within the bush? Leaves of all evergreens turn brown and drop off eventually, but the growing tips stay green. If the new growing tips are healthy looking you're OK

    In the sticks near Peterborough
  • be careful not to have it in an area exposed to frost or severe drop in temperature.I have one that's in the soil and survives because it is sheltered.image

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