elephant ears - Knowledgebase Question

Monroe, No
Question by dawnmn2
May 9, 2010
mine died and I pulled it up and it had a milky white stuff under it what is this and how can I prevent this from happing again?


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Answer from NGA
May 9, 2010

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Sounds like the bulb rotted and it was most likely due to overwatering or poorly draining soils. You can try again with a new bulb. Be sure to mix some compost or other organic matter into the soil prior to planting to help the soil drain a little better. Best wishes with our elephant's ear.

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