QuestionsHow to growTrees and ShrubsPests and DiseasesSave this plant. 0 Vote Up Vote Down Helen Cosgrove asked 10 years ago Can I salvage this plant and if not please suggestions for a replacement. 1 Answers 0 Vote Up Vote Down Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago This looks like a rhododendron that is dying of root rot disease. A small Japanese maple would be suitable. Raise the soil level somewhat.