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Q.Parlor palm black leaves

Zone 32117 | Anonymous added on April 30, 2020 | Answered

New parlor palm fronds turn black and the stump it grew out of rots.

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Answered on May 1, 2020

Here's an article that has information about the growing conditions required by this plant:


It sounds like there may be multiple problems. I suggest trimming it all the way back, spray it with horticultural soap and maybe even transplant it, if possible.

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