It wasn't all live but if you highlight those sort of links and alternate click it gives you 'go to'
how big is the tree? 18cm sounds quite small for the pot.
Was the tree bare rooted or in a pot already?
But yes, you need to give it a good watering. to start with.
The muntjac get blamed for everything here. . But I love having them in residence
good decision mikzxr, far too many chemicals used on far too many gardens.
You could upload a photo so we can see the damage Ruth. Generally speaking when a conifer has gone brown it doesn't recover.
You could look at Viburnum davidii, that's quite small
Might be a Weigela, one of the yellow leaved cultivars
I don't know the rules