my leaves turned like a beige color on my vinca flower plants - Knowledgebase Question

middletown, Ne
Question by dwat1957
May 8, 2010
what caused it and how do i fix it? it seems they are all dying and i just purchased them.

Answer from NGA
May 8, 2010


Sounds like sunburn or droughty soil conditions. If the plants were growing in the shade at the nursery and you planted them in the sunshine, the leaves can turn a tan color. The same can happen if they did not get enough water. The sun can dehydrate them in a hurry!

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