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August 18, 2014 10:07 AM

Are my lilac bushes dying?

QUESTION: What is happening to my lilac bushes? They appear to be dying. - Marilyn ...............................ANSWER: Thanks for including the photo as that helps a lot. It appears that the bush is growing along a gravel path. It also appears that more of the dieback is on the gravel side. Let’s start with the simple. Has anything been applied to the gravel path? Ice melt last winter? Weed control products? Dennis – Johnson County K-State Extension Horticulture Agent ... FOR THE COMPLETE ANSWER, READ ON...

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