My beautiful deeply loved croton plant.

Hello, I would be so grateful for your help. I have a croton plant which is about 23 years old and is very dear to me. For the first 10 years we had this lovely plant, it was placed in…

Cactus identification and care instructions

Hi, I was wondering whether you would be able to tell me what sort of cactus this is, and more importantly how I care for it. In addition to watering and sun instructions, I would be interested in knowing whether…

Indoor Plant suggestions

Hello, We are looking to plant a tree inside a newly constructed home (as per attached image in the box where the ladder is). The plant will be below a skylight with access to water. Would appreciate guidance towards the…

Yellow Hibiscus

Hello, I have a yellow hisbiscus which bloomed for one day and closed up during the same evening, however on the 2nd day the flower had fallen off. I did not find any insects or abnormal pests visually. What could…

Hibiscus with Yellowing Leaves

A potted hibiscus on our west facing fifth floor balcony has had some leaves turn yellow and drop off during the last two weeks. It has not been fertilized. It had a number of buds which just started to blossom…

House plant

This plant has been cut and replanted many times. We do not know how to properly care for it. It was my mother in law’s before she passed. It never goes thick just high and thin where it falls over…

Succulent losing leaves

I also had a grow light on it from 10 pm to 7 am because it’s in an easy window during the day and gets little sun. Do you think this might be the cause of the dropping leaves? There…

China Doll suddenly dropping leaves

Hello I have an indoor China Doll plant about 5 feet tall.its approx seven years old. Recently it started dropping leaves like crazy and I have no idea why. I have not changed anything in it’s care routine. I’m really…

A question regarding my cactus

I’m sorry I can’t tell you what kind of cactus this is but I’ve had it for several years and have seen the bottom of it turn brown. I was wondering what’s wrong with it and if there is anything…

Aphids (?) on a hoya

I have an indoor hoya infested, repeatedly, with tight clusters of little orange insects on the new growth and flower clusters. I have sprayed and removed weekly with Safers Insecticidal Soap but after a few days they reappear. Are they…