Rubber Tree Plants

over watered rubber tree

Anonymous added on July 1, 2014 | Answered

If all my leaves have fallen off my rubber tree and stalks are soft, will it come back to life or is it done?

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on July 2, 2014

It sounds like it is having issues with its roots, likely from the overwatering which may have led to root rot. Only water when the top of the soil is dry. This article will help you check for root rot:

After the issue it corrected, the leaves may regrow on the lower half. This article will help with other suggestions:

Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Rubber Tree Plants
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Learn From
Your Peers on
Our Blog

Visit Our Blog

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More