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Q.What to Do With Black Ends on Yucca Spines

Anonymous added on April 12, 2011 | Answered

Our yucca is constantly developing black tips on its spines. I have trimmed them, but eventually the black ends return.

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Answered on April 22, 2011

This may be a reaction to chemicals in the water, if the plant is being watered from your tap instead of from rainwater. Try setting a pitcher of water out the night before to allow the chemicals to evaporate and then use the water on the plants.

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