problem with acer

Breda Tyrrell asked 13 years ago

My Acer Dissectum about 2 yrs old is looking very poorly.It is in a large pot of erricacious compost. the new growth is drooping;(see my photo section).what could be the problem? Breda Tyrrell

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago
Acer does not need ericaceous compost. The plant looks like it has dried-out at the roots. Do not feed, just water every 3 days until it perks up …. hopefully!