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Mandavilla Sun Parasol ‘Pretty Pink’

Zone 87557 Zone 5b | Anonymous added on June 13, 2017 | Answered

Should I water the leaves as well as the soil? I live in Taos, NM where we have warm/hot dry winds. Since this is a tropical plant, should I water the leaves as well as the soil?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on June 14, 2017

No, avoid splashing the leaves with water while watering your plant.

If in the case that you have pests on your plant, you can use the hose to spray off the leaves and dislodge the pests.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/vines/mandevilla/mandevilla-plant.htm

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