Castor Bean Plants
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why are my castor bean plants leaves smaller and dying?4

Zone 85361 | rayerae54 added on July 28, 2018 | Answered

I live around Phx where temps lately have been 110-115 degrees Im not sure if I am overwatering due to temp ,plant not getting enough water or the soil may be problem Do they like their leaves wet also?

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BushDoctor
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Answered on July 28, 2018

Can you include a photo? Overwatering can lead to fungal infection, which can have these symptoms. There are also many other things that can cause this as well. A photo will help me to determine the cause.

In the meantime, this article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/foliage/castor-bean/castor-bean-information.htm

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