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Q.Gardenia Buds

sallybourque-laycsak added on May 15, 2011 | Answered

My Gardenia has buds that turn partially brown before opening and when the flower opens, is part brown and part white.

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Answered on May 15, 2011

This is typically caused by a lack of humidity or an environment change. If it is a houseplant, place it on a pebble tray to increase humidity. If it is a plant in the ground, likely the weather has done this and it should correct itself shortly.

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