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Why does repotted Pineapple now have brown leaves?

Posted by lizzyloveslancer 6 (My Page) on
Sun, Jun 10, 12 at 16:32

I repotted my 3yo Pineapple plant grown from a top and put it outside for the summer. The leaves are turning brown now and they seem to be folding in half. It's been about 3 weeks since it was repotted and moved outside. I used miracle grow potting soil. What could be the problem and how can I fix it?

*it's not the leaf tips but the whole leaf turning brown. *newest growth is not yet affected.


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RE: Why does repotted Pineapple now have brown leaves?

Is the soil holding too much water? I usually use a much looser mix than potting soil. More perlite, turface, grit and pine bark. How much sun is it getting?

tj


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RE: Why does repotted Pineapple now have brown leaves?

It's in full sun and being watered daily just like it has for the last two summers outside. over watering could be the prob as it's in the "moisture lock" soil.

*pic shows a brown leaf and a brown & folded leaf


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