cananga odorata with black leaves

TropicalShedNovember 6, 2013

Hello, what a sorry picture for a first post here. But having grown a lovely Cananga Odorata from seed for a couple of years it developed black leaves and died. It took ages to grow more seedlings, and now the same issue. The plants are kept at between 18-25 deg C, 80-90% humidity with fans to circulate the air. - the orchids etc love it, but when it comes to Cananga I have black fingers,

Any ideas folks?

Nick

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alex_7b(7b/8a)

Either soil too damp or too cool.

    Bookmark   December 6, 2013 at 12:06PM
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TropicalShed

Thanks Alex, I appreciate the response. The min temp is 18c, but it is a humid environment.

    Bookmark   December 6, 2013 at 2:14PM
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