Begonias
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Begonias

Anonymous added on April 5, 2014 | Answered

I live in SC and kept my begoina plants indoors during the winter; they were beautiful. I put them outside a few days ago, as the weather was warm. The next day all the leaves had turned white and almost translucent. Will they come back? What do I need to do to preserve them? Thank you for your help.

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    Nikki
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    Answered on April 5, 2014

    If you did not acclimate it before moving it outside, it may be suffering a bit from shock. This is ok and it should recover. Lots of times this is a huge factor that contributes to the failing health of plants. They get stressed and as a result, fail to thrive. For future reference, here is an article or two that you may find helpful: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/hpgen/acclimating-houseplants-outdoors.htm, https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/hpgen/move-houseplant-outside.htm

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