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Q.My Pentas Are Still Flowering But Leaves Are Yellow

Zone 34714 | Anonymous added on January 10, 2021 | Answered

I live in south Florida, lots of buds on plant but it looks straggly, when should I cut it back?

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Answered on January 12, 2021

You can cut pentas back anytime to promote bushiness and remove some scraggly stems/leaves. Yellowing is usually due to over or under watering. If you hate to cut off buds/flowers like I do, you can prune a few now and a few later.


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