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My rubber plant is growing short thin sticks from the base going upwards. What are they and how do I deal with them?


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#1 Comment By Alisma On 09/14/2016 @ 11:09 am

These are known as tree suckers. Simply remove them as described in this article:

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Pruning your rubber plant will help prevent these suckers from forming. Here’s how to do it:

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