Ficus Trees
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Ficus tree lost LOTS of leaves

Zone 19010 | Anonymous added on February 13, 2020 | Answered

Was doing well for several years 10+. Last 2 months lost leaves - one stem lost all leaves and when I cut it it was dry - not rotted - Water only when measuring rod reads almost dry

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on February 14, 2020

Was there a sudden change in environment, such as moving it to different room? Another possibility is that it needs fertilizer. They are not heavy feeders, a couple times a year is enough.

Here are more possible causes:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/ficus/ficus-losing-leaves.htm

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