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Q.Anthurium/Brown marking on underleaves

Zone Stafford | irenesilvester1 added on April 25, 2017 | Answered

Just bought a red flowered anthurium plant noticed some of the underleaves have brown motteled colouring and some stems are brown?Please advise if this is a desease?or not in correct position?Have it in the kitchen away from sunlight?

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Answered on April 25, 2017

This could be a fungal issue, mottling is often fungus related. This article may help diagnose it:


It sounds like your lighting is fine, as anthuriums do not like direct sunlight. They also don't like wet feet, so make sure your not overwatering it.

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