Re: Gardenia bush

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Posted by Newt on May 05, 2003 at 12:24:24:

In Reply to: Re: Gardenia bush posted by Charon Wood on May 05, 2003 at 06:03:07:

: : : I recently dug up two Gardenia plants and replanted them. They don't look so good. I put compost down when I planted and have been watering them every couple of days. The leaves are starting to turn yellow and the branches are drooping. HELP!

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: : Hi Charon,

: : Unless you live in the desert and it's over 80* every day, stop watering so much. An inch of water a week is enough.

: : Newt

: Well I don't live in a desert, but I do live you south west Florida and the average temp in in the mid to upper 80's.

Hmmm, now you've got me to wondering. I still think it's too much water, but I could be wrong. Take a look at this site and see if it helps.

http://www.agnr.umd.edu/users/hgic/diagn/

Good luck,
Newt

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