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Brown Spots on Succulent Plants

brown spot on succulent plant

What are these brown spots on succulent plants?

When you have a Master Gardener in the family, you get questions like this. It’s sort of like having a doctor in the family. They get asked medical questions. I get the plant diagnosis!

My brother emailed me pictures of his succulent plants and asked, “Why is my succulent turning brown? What’s this brown spot?”

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How the Poinsettia Became Associated with Christmas

How did the poinsettia become associated with Christmas?

Nothing says Christmas like the poinsettia. Live plants greet you at the door of shopping malls, banks, churches, schools and more. The attractive bushy green plants with large red flowers are the ultimate symbol of Christmas, adorning tablecloths and sweaters, wrapping paper and cards.

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