New Leaves Of Clematis Are Pale Green

Question From: B. de Oliveira - Concord, North Carolina, United States
Q: Planted young,healthy clematis,but it's growing with pale green leaves,while older ones are darker green. What's wrong? Thanks,Bernie

A: Could be an iron deficiency. Ask your independent nursery or garden center for a liquid iron soil amendment and use it according to the label directions. Best And Happy Yardening, Nancy