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Huntsville, AL
Apr 24, 2018 6:08 PM CST
Hey all, I have a few Meyer lemon seedlings in the windowsill. One has lost several shades of green and is skipping "yellow" to almost turn white. Anyone know what is going on? Attached you will find its brother seedling next to it with a much darker healthier shade of green.
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Name: Porkpal
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Apr 24, 2018 7:35 PM CST
Is the soil the same for all?
Huntsville, AL
Apr 24, 2018 7:55 PM CST
Same soil. Only difference was the one with fading color was given more hours of direct sunlight for a few days.
Name: Mindi Hammerstone
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Apr 24, 2018 11:05 PM CST

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Name: Christine
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Apr 25, 2018 6:09 AM CST
Was it direct sun? If that was the only difference the sun may have caused the fading.

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