Rubber Tree Plants
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Rubber Tree Plant

Anonymous added on March 6, 2014 | Answered

The lower leaves are falling off my small rubber tree plant. What am I doing wrong?

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Nikki
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Answered on March 6, 2014

It sounds like it is having issues with its roots. You may be overwatering it or it may have root rot. Only water when the top of the soil is dry. And this article will help you check for root rot: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/disease/treating-root-rot-gardening-tips-for-housplants.htm After the issue it corrected, the leaves may regrow on the lower half. This article will help with otther suggestions: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/rubber-tree/rubber-tree-plant-leaves-falling-off.htm

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