seveneleven
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Wisteria problem

My 7 year old wisteria is a prolific grower and this year has, for the first time, produced flower racemes. However, before the buds have fully developed and opened, they are drying up and falling off the stem. There are many racemes on the plant, but not one has developed and flowered. There appears to be no visible reason why this is happening, as the plant is otherwise healthy with vigorous leaf growth. Any help would be appreciated. seveneleven.

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hendi_alex
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Location: Central Sand Hills South Carolina

Mine does that when it gets hit with a late frost after the appearance of the racemes, a new word for me.
Eclectic gardening style, drawing from 45 years of interest and experience. Mostly plant in raised beds and containers primarily using intensive gardening techniques.
Alex

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