Schefflera Plants
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Schefflera plant

Zone Bloomfield KY 40008 | slea added on June 2, 2016 | Answered

When new shoots come out, they turn black and fall off.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on June 4, 2016

You may be overwatering your plant. Schefflera plants should be allowed to dry out between waterings. If the soil is soggy the roots can die off from root rot.
Make sure the pot is draining excess water.
The link below will refresh you on the care requirements.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/schefflera/schefflera-plant-care.htm

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