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Q.Echium Pininana Wilting

Zone UK | AE92 added on July 9, 2022 | Answered

Hello, I bought some echium pininana seedlings a couple of weeks ago and today they were re-potted into large pots. Within half an hour though one of them started wilting and now it’s been a couple of hours and its really not looking good. Any ideas on what went wrong / how I can help it?

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Answered on July 11, 2022

Likely the root was damaged in some way. Nursing back to health will be a race, really. If it heals up, quickly, then it may have a chance. If care is less than perfect, then it may not.

This article is for a similar species within the genus, but the care is identical:


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