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Q.Leaves Are Looking Wilty And Turning Brown On Edges..?

Zone Florida- sub tropic | SH added on November 5, 2019 | Answered

3 years old and no blooms but looked healthy up till last month… maybe overwatering by Plant Sitter while away this summer..? But should hv recovered….please help..!

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Answered on November 5, 2019

This is Epiphyllum oxypetalum

They are epyphytic, and will not tolerate overly wet root zones. It is likely that the problem comes from overwatering.

It will not resolve itself, however. This is likely the start of an infection. Treating with a fungicide will be the best option. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/info/using-fungicides-in-garden.htm


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