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Q.Why Are My Gardenia Tree Leaves Falling Off?

Zone 61704 | Anonymous added on May 24, 2021 | Answered

I got my tree a few weeks ago for Mother’s Day, and now the leaves are falling off! Tried to put it in a spot with some sun but not full sun. And have been watering it a few times a week.

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Answered on May 28, 2021

Gardenias are tricky to care for and you have to follow their specific growing conditions. You may be watering too much. They like moist soil but not saturated. Make sure the pot is not sitting in water. Here is more:


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