Failing Laurel Hedge

sinead O brien asked 7 years ago

Hi Gerry, I sat these laurel plants bareroot in October where doing good until bad winds in February now they are brown/spotty and leave tips breaking is there anything I can do to save them. have fed and watered well and also have bark around base of plants

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 4 years ago
These plants are suffering in exposed conditions. They should recover in summer, if the ground is not too wet. Any that fail can be replaced in autumn, but wet ground does not suit laurel.