Some of the individual privets in my hedge have been dying back over a period of about five years. One has died back and regenerated and one has died back completely. The third is in the process of dying back.
Renovating Privet Hedge. Pruning Privet Hedges Back.
Why is this privet hedge dying? The hedge is about 4' tall and consists of approximately 15 plants. They were cut back severely several years ago and grew back, but this year all the plants seem to be dying, having failed to leaf out this spring and in most places reduced to bare twigs.
The privet hedge will burst with new growth as soon as a bit of sun hits it. Privet Wilt and Honey Fungus.
Hi, my neighbours' privet hedges are dying.
Privet hedge problem. My Privot hedge has started dying back from one end and has now reached about 8 feet. The rest of the hedge looks fine but we have noticed a yellow-grey fungus all along the top of the remaining hedge.
Chinese Privet Hedge. Great company! We looked at all of our local retailers and could not find this particular hedge anywhere.
This mulitiered privet hedge serves as a theatrical backdrop for an informal border of mophead and lacecap hydrangeas.
In addition to their frequent grooming needs, privet hedges may present other problems.
Privet Hedge Disease. Privet hedges are extremely hardy and can thrive in almost any soil condition or location.