about fuscia plants - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by elsie1
June 10, 2007
my hanging basket (DARK EYES)FUSCIA PLANT was fine then it suddingly started drying up (the laeves and stems) what could have been the problem? i followed all instructions


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Answer from NGA
June 10, 2007

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I think your plant has reacted to the high temperatures over the last week or so. This plant is a cool season grower and once temperatures exceed about 80 degrees, it begins to suffer badly. You might try setting it in a shady area where it stays cooler, but it is very difficult to keep one going over the summer.

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