Palm House Plant Leaves Browning.. HELP!

livesoil soil at dirtboat.com
Thu Sep 6 20:47:19 EST 2001


On Thu, 06 Sep 2001 20:59:53 -0400, how <hodec at my-deja.com> wrote:

>Hi,
>Where was this palm grown? If it was grown in higher light than it has
>now it could take about 18 months to acclimate. Tip browning can be
>caused from over or under watering and from fertilizer burn among other
>reasons.
or just chlorine toxicity from tap water....often enough chlorine in
drinking water to be legal for pool use!!!!!
> At least stop adding fetilizer each time you water, the soil
>you used has enough fertilizer (although the wrong type) to last for a
>couple of months.
>Did you re-pot at the same level it was before?
>Could you describe the plant at all? Some 'palms' turn out not to be
>palms. ;)
>-- 







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