Wilting leaves

WeepingWillow(2B MB CA)October 7, 2005

Greetings to all!

I have an indoor Rex Begonia, and noticed that its lower leaves are limp and wilting. I read recently that this begonia likes high humidity and have been misting it often. Am I over-misting? Why are the leaves are wilting?

Thank You!

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mingtea(z9 Tucson)

wilting leaves are a sign that it could be too dry or too wet...check the soil. though rexes like humidity, they don't like to have their roots wet.

-ming

    Bookmark   October 8, 2005 at 12:06PM
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WeepingWillow(2B MB CA)

I've been out of town for a couple of days, but just wanted to post a thank you for your advice, Ming. I will keep an eye on my begonia, and try to adjust the amount that I am watering. Much appreciated!

    Bookmark   October 11, 2005 at 3:06PM
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