Answer: These tropical plants are probably protesting the move, but they should be okay eventually even if the leaves fall off for now. They may also need a bit more water than they have been receiving, especially if they are pot bound. The quick wilting flowers could be a sign of needing water or a sign of being exposed to cold, or a sign of being in a warm draft (such as from a heat vent.) Ideally to bring one indoors you need to check it all over for pests and then gradually begin acclimating it to the lower light levels it will have indoors. Move it gradually to a shadier location but do not leave it outside when temperatures drop below about fifty. Then move it indoors to the sunniest spot you have. Keep it out of drafts and keep the humidity around it high if possible. Expect some yellowing of leaves in protest of the move. Reduce watering and fertilizing as the plant's growth slows. In spring, reverse the process to reacclimate it to the outdoors. Good luck with your plants!
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