Basil Plants
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Why is my basil plant drooping when it is well watered but not sitting in water?

Anonymous added on January 4, 2020 | Answered

I still have it in the original small plastic container

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on January 6, 2020

I suspect the plant has outgrown the "original small plastic container" and that the small soil volume is inadequate for the root system and foliar water requirement. Try repotting or planting it out in the garden.

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