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Propagating the cordyline from cutting didn't work

Here's the thing: you were on the right track with the polybag! It's all about creating a cozy, humid haven for those cuttings to focus on root production. But sometimes, we gotta be careful not to ...
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Does pruning my pine tree rectangularly strengthen roots, and could they reach my house?

I have seen no such research. Pines have tap roots. Which means they mainly go downwards. If the soil is too hard or compacted or stony, this can hamper this process. That is, pruning will not make ...
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How can I help our Fittonia fill up, get more bushy? It's all hollow looking with long individule stems

As a professional gardener with many years of experience, I can offer practical advice to help your Fittonia (also known as the nerve plant) become more bushy and fuller. Here are some critical steps ...
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Why are my petunias dying?

Based on your description, it does sound like a potential fungal issue, especially since the plants are dying from the ground up. Often caused by overwatering or poorly draining soil. Even if you are ...
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Areca Palm isn't thriving the way I expected

Replanting is not needed - in my subjective opinion - but in an year will. Preferably do it during the cold and Sun-less months but don't get too hung over it - it will survive even if a drunk kicked ...
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