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Why do people paint some tree trunks white at the bottom?
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I've seen this a lot in Arizona and other southwestern states in the US. Mostly the white paint is on citrus trees. The white paint protects the young citrus plants from the sun, when their bark is ...

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What is this houseplant, and what can I do to keep it from going downhill?
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How long has the plant been in that pot? It might be time to change the soil. Make sure you get good potting soil, and just get rid of the old stuff.

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