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Jun 11, 2020 10:05 AM CST
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I've had this calathea medallion about 7 weeks now and it was doing well. Then the leaves started curling so I endured it was near a window not receiving direct light. Initially I was watering w tap water and I notice the edges were brown. Can I save my pleno? I live in a hardiness zone of 8 so I'm wondering if I should place it outside on my shaded porch.
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Jun 11, 2020 1:32 PM CST
Name: Gina
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More humidity. As MUCH as you can give
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Jun 12, 2020 7:45 AM CST
Name: Will Creed
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How dry does it get before you water and how much water do you give it?
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Jun 12, 2020 9:09 AM CST
Name: TK
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Definitely increase the humidity.
A humidity tray and regular misting with warm water will help. Smiling
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Jun 19, 2020 5:00 PM CST
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Thanks for the humidity tips!
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