What does an overwatered String of Hearts look like?
Leaves Turn Yellow
The string of hearts’ leaves are very delicate, and are the first thing to show signs that something is wrong. If your plant’s leaves turn yellow, it’s likely that your plant is overwatered. There are other causes of leaves yellowing. Yellow leaves might also occur when the plant is underwatered.
Are strings of hearts hard to keep alive?
The string of hearts is a semi-succulent plant, which means it is more tolerant of dry soil than wet soil and is prone to rotting in wet soil. You should water it sparingly, if in doubt. You can always add more water. You can confidently allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings.
How often do I water String of Hearts?
During the spring and summer, water once or twice a week. During the fall and winter when the plant is dormant, water every two weeks. Make sure the soil is dried out in between watering. Overwatering can lead to the yellowing of leaves and root rot.