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What trends do you see in container plantings, such as type of pot, materials, sun or shade, foliage or flowers.

I have two 3-year-old rose of Sharon plants, about 20 feet apart. One blooms every year. The other plant forms about 100 buds and looks healthy, but it has not bloomed in the last two years. The buds are solidly closed and look as if they are rotting from the inside out. There does not seem to be any sign of insects on the plant. What is this problem?

My lilac had a grayish blight on the leaves this summer. What caused this and how can I prevent it?

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