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Seattle, WA
May 6, 2018 5:33 PM CST
I've had two perfectly healthy plants both lose their all their leaves after turning brown and drying out. I've been watering them consistently. They're both new plants started from seeds about three months ago. What could be happening? Do they need repotting? More fortilizer?
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Name: Celia
West Valley City, Utah (Zone 7a)
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May 6, 2018 5:46 PM CST
I would never fertilize a sick or struggling plant. I could make things worse.

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Name: Kyle
Middle TN (Zone 7a)
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May 6, 2018 5:59 PM CST
My guess is poorly aerated potting soil plus overwatering.
Name: Will Creed
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May 6, 2018 6:25 PM CST
What kind of plant is it?
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