Avocado Trees
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Browning leaves

Zone 90266 | Sbrackin added on February 7, 2017 | Answered

I have grown this avocado plant from seed. Its leaves have recently started browning around the edges. Can anyone tell me why this is?

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    Downtoearthdigs
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    Answered on February 8, 2017

    Check the soil content. It is best to grow an Avocado in a clay pot with a potting mixture of soil and sand. Drainage is key to plant health.

    Your plant may be showing signs of root rot.
    Here is a link to refresh you on the care requirements.
    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/avocado/indoor-avocado-plant-care.htm

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