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I have a parlor palm that has a white substance growing around the base of the plant. I keep these plants potted outdoors on my

patio. It looks like white powder.


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#1 Comment By BushDoctor On 08/16/2019 @ 12:57 pm

This actually looks like two plants. A Syngonium plant, and Tradascantia (Some countries call it Rhoeo) plant. Both of these have VERY different care than Parlor Palms. It looks like a harmless soil fungus, as many plants have beneficial relationships with fungi.

I will include two articles that will help you to care for both of the plants: [1]

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