What does an overwatered umbrella plant look like?
Common Problem: If the leaves of your Umbrella plant are curling or wilting, this means your plant is receiving too much water. Overwatering your Umbrella plant can lead to root rot, which is fatal to houseplants.
How do you fix droopy plant leaves?
- Remove plant from its decorative planter and submerge the bottom of the nursery pot in a bucket filled with 2 inches of water.
- Leave the plant for a few hours or up to a full day to soak up the water.
- Within 2 to 24 hours, come back and see your plant lush and full of life!
How do I know if my umbrella plant is dying?
Water your umbrella plant no more than once per week. Too much water in the caught in the soil of your schefflera will eventually lead to root-rot. The leaves will turn yellow, the stems will blacken and eventually all the leaves will fall off.