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Q.What Should I Do With My Euphorbias? Help!

Zone 90211 | Ijdesign1107 added on September 15, 2020 | Answered

I just bought these 2 euphorias couple days ago and it seems that the root is dead, what should I do? Replant cutting the roots? Help!

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Answered on September 16, 2020

This happens, most often, with overwatering. Since there are stones on top of the soil, it will be very difficult to know when to water. It is very important to let the soil dry out, very thoroughly, to at least halfway down the container to prevent this.

There is no cure, nor will the lesions go away, but you can prevent further damage and new growth from sharing the same fate by changing the watering habits.

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