Hydrangea

Got this potted plant as a gift a week ago, the petals / flowers are withering away or drying up , located in front of a big window.how do I keep it blooming and save the plant?…

Bromeliad and orchid

1) bromeliad not producing any flowers 2) orchid only produce aerial roots but no shoots or flowers, although the leaves are pretty healthy Please advise how to save these plants, thanks…

What’s wrong with my dwarf umbrella tree

Hello I have a dwarf umbrella tree I bought about a month ago. I think it might have a fungus or the soil was too wet at first. I try to keep it dry now but the leaves still start…

Gnats in houseplants

My indoor snake plant has been infested with gnats. I have tried several natural suggestions, the latest a neam oil solution. It is quite large, but I removed the interior pot only to discover the gnats escaping from the bottom.…

aloe vera and its dried out root

hello, I have 2 aloe vera plant both have been overwatered for many many years due to my ignorance. One has tiny fresh roots that is shoot out of the dried out roots, but the other has not. for the…

Wisteria leaves turning yellow

My wisteria plant was doing just fine then got spider-mite, I sprayed it with a mixture of dish soap and water, and now two weeks later it seems not to be growing and the leaves are turning blotchy yellow. I…

succulents, millipedes and propogation

hello, 1) I killed the millipedes on site, hiding in the soil. is the soil reuseable? 2) during the ambush, some leaves fell off my succulent, where can I find steps to propogate them successully? 3) my succulent has been…

Succulent leaves dropping

Hi there, I have these previously very healthy jade plants (they’re labelled portalacar; I think they’re a type of variegated elephant bush) which in the last 2-3 weeks have really started to fair poorly. The leaves are dropping and shriveling…

Taking My Coleus Outdoors

We’ve been growing this coleus inside since last fall. It was a seedling growing on our terrace from a large potted coleus we had 2 years ago. We have not fertilized it at all. We have 2 questions. 1) The…

Pandanus Veitchii

Hi, I was wondering when I can start putting out my pandanus veitchii plant outside. I have now had this plant for 4 years and it is growing really good. I am wondering if I should give it new soil.…