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Q.African Violet Leaves Drooping, Wilting, Getting Mushy

Zone Phoenix AZ 85024 | beverly649 added on July 16, 2020 | Answered

Bottom leaves drooping, getting mushy then coming off. I’ve lost almost all bottom leaves of my best plant. I’m desperate. I don’t eat to lose her.

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Answered on July 17, 2020

This is, likely, an overwatering issue, or that water is getting on the leaves. This will cause disease, fairly quickly.

Proper care is paramount when growing these picky flowers. This article will help:


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