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May 7, 2020 8:08 AM CST
My lovely, thriving Moses In a cradle needed a dusting and so I used a damp cloth and gently (as gently as I could!) wiped the leaves... this morning it looks like it took a beating!! I'm so upset it was so happy just yesterday! The prayer plant I dusted is also all curled and unhappy after being very happy yesterday... what did I do wrong???
May 7, 2020 10:06 AM CST
|Must be something to do with the cloth for both plants to be so upset. Even if it was a freshly washed cloth do you remember using it for anything else such as paint brush cleaner or shoe or boot treatment? Very odd and sad. Hope they both recover.
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May 8, 2020 8:53 AM CST
| Are you sure it was dust and not spider mites?
Your plant is very weak from not enough light and probably improper watering as well. A healthy plant would be able to withstand the dusting that you did.
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May 8, 2020 9:16 PM CST
|I only give my plant enough light yours looks like it need at least what this guy gets
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