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How to grow carrots / RHS Gardening


Carrots are drought resistant, so rarely need watering...Carrots are drought resistant so seldom need watering
Fusarium patch and Snow mould / RHS Gardening


The fungicide can be used all year round except during drought conditions or when the lawn is frozen...drought
New-build gardens / RHS Gardening


On heavy clay, lawns will also deteriorate with the winter wet while, over a sandy soil, they will become starved and prone to drought...Use the site and soil as a guide to plant selection: do plants need to be drought resistant , shade tolerant , able to cope with coastal conditions , wet soils or clay soils
How to grow berberis / RHS Gardening


If drought has set in and your plant does need a drink, give it a thorough soaking once or twice a week rather than water little and often...Berberis are generally problem-free, however young plants and cultivars of Berberis thunbergii can suffer scorching to shoot tips as a result of late spring frosts and drought during hot, dry summers...However drought stress can also make foliage prone to powdery mildew...
How to grow kiwi fruit: RHS advice / RHS Gardening


Drought can cause drooping leaves, brown edges to the leaves and even complete defoliation...Leaf scorch may show as brown edges to the leaves and may be caused by drought or drying winds
How to grow sambucus / RHS Gardening


Once established, elders are drought tolerant and shouldn?t need additional watering...However, during periods of prolonged drought they may need additional water even when established
Conifers: brown patches / RHS Gardening


Trimming in the summer during times of plant stress, such as prolonged drought or hot, dry spells may also be a factor...RHS Gardening Advice believes that many brown patches are likely to result from adverse growing conditions such as drought, frost, waterlogging or cold, drying winds, all of which could inhibit regeneration from the trimmed foliage
How to grow clematis / RHS Gardening


drought...Clematis are thirsty plants, disliking soils that dry out during the growing season, when they can be prone to drought stress...Where wilting is seen on other types of clematis, the cause is more likely to be environmental problems, like drought stress as a result of growing in poor, shallow soil
How to grow alliums / RHS Gardening


Thrive in full sun and drought tolerant...Alliums are drought tolerant and watering of plants grown in the ground is not usually necessary
Phytophthora root rot / RHS Gardening


Other factors causing root problems, such as waterlogging, drought or other root diseases (e.g. honey fungus) will cause similar foliar symptoms...This area of infection is sometimes visible externally as bark discoloration and/or weeping, although once again such symptoms can be caused by other factors such as drought, waterlogging or pest attack

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