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Q.Hanging Baskets

Zone BS16 5AF | Jim Nicholson added on July 31, 2022 | Answered

My hanging baskets – inpatients are succumbing to some sort of desease and I wounded if you can help me identify what is causing it One of the baskets has nearly all perished and it is now moving on to another one!

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Answered on August 3, 2022

It is hard to say from this photo. It would be my guess that the watering habits weren't quite what they should be. It will be necessary to make sure that they dry out down at least 1/3 of the way into the container between waterings. Watering too much will cause disease, while underwatering will cause die off, as well.

Another thing to consider will be the amount of light that they receive. They cannot handle full sun, so they will need to be in a very shaded area.

In the meantime, these articles will help:



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