Palm Tree Problems

Tropical Palm Tree

Anonymous added on October 2, 2012 | Answered

What's the best way to keep a tropical palm tree plant alive? The palms keep turning brown and are wilting.

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Answered on October 3, 2012

Indoors they need lots of humidity, so misting should help with this. You can also cut away any of the brown growth. You should also check the soil to ensure that it is not too wet, which can lead to root rot and the wilting you are seeing. Water only when the topmost part of the soil is dry. Here is additional information that may help:

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