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I have several Lavateria plants which I have grown from seed I obtained in New Zealand,all are doing fine except one where the leaves are wilting,anyone have any idea what is causing this?.

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Do you have a pic? Could this one be dry?

24 Jul, 2010


I would think too dry aswell.
These are quite tough plants and it's possible it's roots aren't getting enough moisture, perhaps this one is in a slightly different situation where there's more sun and/or more demands on it and it's suffering because of it.

24 Jul, 2010


The plant in question ws next to one which is thriving.I spoke to my Brother-in-law in NZ who advised me to destroy the plant as it might have a virus which if left may affect the others.Thank you for youe prompt and helpful replies.

1 Aug, 2010

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