What Causes a Plant's Leaves to Wilt?

Answer Many home gardeners assume that wilting leaves on a plant indicate a need for more water. Although drought conditions can indeed cause a plant's leaves to wilt, it is not always the cause. In fact,... Read More »

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What Causes Slimy Leaves on Plants?

Slimy leaves on plants or trials of slime on the ground are not really slime at all, but mucus secreted by the slugs that are eating your plants at night. Slugs can cause pretty significant damage ... Read More »

What causes the leaves of tomato plants to turn yellow?

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What are the causes of black tips on leaves on indoor plants?

Hot dry air in the winter, accumulated salts from treated water, root rot from excess water, and nutrient deficiency can all cause black-tipped leaves on indoor plants. But the condition may be eas... Read More »

What Causes Leaves on Tomato Plants to Turn Yellow?

With a multitude of diseases, pests and conditions that can harm your tomato plant, it may seem daunting to try and identify and treat a specific condition. Many diseases can cause yellowing leaves... Read More »