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White spots on indoor palms

Can someone help identify the white mildewy stuff growing on my indoor palms and how to possibly get rid of them? Tried wiping them down with mild soap water, but didn't seem to help much. Thank you.
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What are these little black bugs on my arugula in Denver CO?

There are little black bugs slowly eating away my Arugula. I live in Denver CO. The weird thing is, we have a pot of Arugula ~50ft away from where the other Arugula is planted and it's completely fine....
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Need to plant these plants is it a good moment?

Below is a picture of our 'nursery', plants we recently bought and plants that we had in raised beds. I have all these plants and I need to move them to their place and I am wondering if it is too ...
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Why do some of my lotus leaves look like this :

Hi everyone, i would like to understand why some of the leaves are dying, is it too much sun?
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Improving a boogy soil

I have just filled in a large pond.I Drained the pond and removed the liner. I used bricks and stones to line the bottom and the bought 4 tons of top soil and a ton of soil improver and rotted horse ...
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My Meyer lime tree lost 2/3 of the branches

Can I save my Lime tree? 2/3 of the branches are dead. Only 1 branch has beautiful, green leaves. It had flowers but the fruits fell off. The main tree is dead. Only 1 branch is still green. Is it ...
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what should I do about my pineapple plant?

The leaves are very light brown it’s not a healthy green color. One other plant has black spots in the center.
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What kind of echinacea is that?

I got this echinacea on a flower fair, and I was told this is just “echinacea”. Howerer, I notice it is different than regular Echinacea purpurea: It has double layer of “petals”, and also petals are ...
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How to remove the brush stumps?

I have a lot of brush stumps around my home. I am working on the first one. It is too hard. It is deep rooted and tangled. Some videos show that they use a truck to pull them out; but it is not an ...
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Please help ID and getting rid of this weed or grass

This started growing in areas where I added new topsoil and planted new grass seed; likely from seeds infiltrated in the soil or the bale of hay. If left untreated, it will grow up to 3-4ft. The stalk ...
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Need help with this weed. Can anyone identify and recommend treatment?

I live in the northeast and just had new grass seed put down early spring. The first one pulls out easily when it has matured, but when it’s small it grows between the lawn and is hard to pull out. ...
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What kind of echinacea is this?

I got this echinacea from a small nursery that could not tell me the exact latin and cultivar name of this species, except that they got seeds by a special order from abroad. To their credit, I had ...
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Stromanthe triostar help

as you can see in the photo two of my Stromanthe leaves from the same roots are curling inward. what could be the issue? I don't think it's a humidity or watering issue, nor do I see any visible signs ...
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How to differentiate between Albizia and Delonix Regia?

How can I differentiate between Albizia (Mimosa, Silk Tree) and Delonix regia (Flamboyant) when the plant is young? I live in Maui, where Albizia is an invasive species responsible for monocultures, ...
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Identify this caladium?

This is a picture of a small caladium I bought yesterday. Can someone identify what type of caladium it is? Will it survive full sun for at least 8 hours/day? I'm in the Caribbean where the temp's ...
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Strange growth on my desert rose

My pink desert rose has a long stem growing from the top of the plant. It has a two inch stock which divides in two parts to form a letter T shape. the two parts are now about 6 inches each in ...
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does eucalyptus tree cause building foundation damage?

I planted eucalyptus tree about 6 - 7 meters from my house. does this tree affect on my building foundation?
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Going up with a drip-feed system

I currently have a very system drip feed system, consisting of a single pipe with small outlets like the one in this image. It's working quite well, but I'd like to make a "branch" on it which would ...
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Plant found on lowland heath in south-east England

I found this on a lowland heath (acid) in south east England. I'm pretty sure it's not native but it was in a very "natural" location. Can anyone identify it?
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How can I help out this cactus?

Unfortunately I don't know the name of this cactus, How do I get rid of these little white things that is like a spider web? she is dying :(
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ID seed and palm from Malta and green ground plant

in 2017 I collected the seed of what now looks like a palm tree und a seed, which I recently also got sprouting. They were collected in Malta. Also I'd like to know what the green ground plant is. It ...
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Desert plant looking like a stone / chunk of dried wood

I have seen both in a market and in a botanic garden a desert (?) plant which looks like a ball (20 cm diameter) of dried wood, with a lot of cracks/grooves, from the middle of which a small trunk (...
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Repotting Lithops received in mail are getting wrinkled

I received 8 Lithops that we’re all grown in the same pot. They came in original pot and dirt. I took them apart and repot them and the 3 Dorthea Lithops are the ones that are getting wrinkled. The ...
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Not sure if this is a Croton tree?

This plant is probably 17 years old. Very tall and leggy. What needs to be done? And is it a croton?
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How do I get a mango seed to go from the first shoot to a healthy plant?

I followed a video I found on youtube (can't find it again now), which said to wrap the seed in damp paper and leave in a plastic bag for a few weeks until the root and shoot started sprouting. I did ...
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What is the problem with my lemon tree?

I got a lemon tree 3 months ago, and moved it to a bigger pot (outdoors) and applied fertilizer. Within a month, it lost all the leaves (while still green). Since then, many new leaves appeared (...
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How to fix compact soil causing brown spots in lawn?

I have several areas in my yard that are turning brown. After my irrigation system runs the appropriate time, I tried to stick a 6" screw driver into the ground. I had no issues around my lawn, ...
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ID pine by cones and seeds

Can anyone ID a pine by its cones and seeds only? I collected some cones for seeds (starting material for bonsai). I know of a little field in the outer regions of Amsterdam, where there are some pine ...
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Mystery plant…blooms like Peace lily but has different leaves

This mystery plant pops up late winter and lasts until summer when the heat knocks it out. I think the blooms look like Peace Lilies. Any ideas?
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Need help naming this plant!

I purchased this plant from a grocery clearance table. It rang up as a fern, but the leaves remind me of some kind of begonia. Any info please? Thank you!
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Trying to identify this flower or weed

This came up in my lily patch. Originally it looked like a bud but never bloomed and now it has a pink center and these grass-like (petals?). I don't know what it is or if it's just part of the lily ...
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Support Structures for Green beans and peas

Growing green beans and peas in my raised garden bed and wanted to know about supports for these plants. For the peas I plan on just using canes in the ground and tying them up as such. I also ...
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Ficus Starlight Leaves “Burn/Burn”

I have Two Ficus starlights in one pot and for some reason one starlight's leaves are getting brown. I water them after 10 days. Last time i gave them NPK 20-20-20 a month ago
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Rosemary turning yellow

I've moved the rosemary to this pot a month ago, and where I live, the temperature is around 28-30 degrees celsius these days and usually i water them on a daily basis. Everything looks just fine and ...
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What seed is this? Oak?

I had this seed for a long time in my kitchen in a dry container. I decided to see if I could just plant it in a pot. When I was inspecting it I sensed that the outer shell was now easily breakable. ...
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How can i make watermelon seeds?

how companies make good quality watermelon seeds? can I do it by myself? why we can't plant seeds from normal watermelon in the grocery store
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Identification of tree and damaged leaves

I am buying a new home with established yard. Three of the same tree are in the front and all have something wrong with them. Could someone help identify both and suggest how to fix the trees?
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Can I save my aloe?

My entire aloe plant ripped off of the root system. Is there any way I can save it?
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Problems with new cherry trees (UK)

About three weeks ago I had a pair of sweet cherry trees planted -- they are 3-4 years old, about a meter high, and were planted where I'd previously had a seriously overgrown cotoneaster and a ...
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Optimally Starting Seeds

Live in Southern Ontario: Planting beet, carrot, green bean, and pea seeds directly into raised garden beds. I've seen in a few places a recommendation to soak the seeds for 12-24 hours in water ...
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Getting Ready to Move my Tomato Plants Outside

Planted Beefsteak tomato seeds into seed starting trays on May 8th. They've since been growing well under grow lights indoors and have been transplanted to larger containers. I think it's almost ...
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Can Anyone Identify This Small Blue-Flowered Shrubby Plant?

I have a small, blue-flowered, something growing under the Japonica in my garden in north Cymru and I need to know if anyone here can identify it. The plant is low-growing and, left alone, will grow ...
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Any advantages/disadvantages to adding pistachio and peanut shells to my barkchip mulch?

I have a small area in my backyard to which I'm starting to add barkchips for weed-avoidance and water retention. It contains newer small trees and bushes. My question is whether adding generous ...
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How can I tell how old my fairy castle cactus is?

this is my new fairy castle cactus also referred to as a green finger cactus(https://i.stack.imgur.com/ZpBSg.jpg)
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How to evict/remove/catch weasel or ferret hiding under roof?

Edit: As suggested in comment below it is probably some other species in question - possibly polecat, marten or weasel. Not completely sure but I think I have a ferret problem :( I'm looking on ...
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how to grow grass where an underground pool once was

This is my third year of trying to grow grass where an underground pool once was. It keeps dying off over the winter. Is there anything I can do? Or should I opt to put something else in this 12'X 12'...
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Summer vegetable garden in SoCal

I know there already is a question answered about which crops to grow in the late summer (August): Late summer vegetable garden in SoCal?. But I'm wondering if there are recommendations for crops to ...
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Anyone know what this is? Should I pull it?

Can someone please tell me what this is? I dont know if i should pull it or leave it. I have 4 popping up in my garden.
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How do I prune blackberries that fruit twice?

So I purchased a few "Prime Ark Freedom" blackberries. They are a primocane fruiting variety BUT they fruit twice (once early on then once in the fall if temps/weather is right) Right now I have ...
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Are my pepper plants growing at a decent rate?

Planted bell peppers a month ago in seed starting cells, and they have grown slower (germinated slower too) than the tomatoes and zucchini I planted at the same time. The leaves are turning a ...

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