Asked by: Stephane Palumbo
asked in category: General Last Updated: 7th May, 2020

Why are the leaves falling off my indoor azalea?

With blooming Azaleas the shock is intensified when the plant is over-watered or under-watered. Of course too much water is not always the problem, too little water, exposure to too much cold or heat and light issues can, also, cause the plant to loose leaves.

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Correspondingly, why are the leaves falling off my azalea?

Deciduous azaleas drop all of their leaves in the fall. In dry weather,they may drop their leaves earlier than usual. Leaves that turn brown, die and drop off during the summer usually indicate a problem with the azalea. The problem may be too little water, too much water, or too much fertilizer.

Additionally, why are leaves falling off my indoor tree? Houseplants drop leaves for many reasons, but most are related to improper care or poor growing conditions. Either too much or too little watering may cause leaf drop. A common problem is that when you see leaves droop or even fall off, you may be tempted to think the plant is thirsty and needs more water.

Similarly, you may ask, how do you revive an indoor azalea?

Getting Greenhouse Azaleas to Rebloom Once the blooms have faded, give your plant a little more light and fertilize it with an all-purpose liquid fertilizer every two weeks. When the weather warms, plant it pot and all in your outdoor garden or keep the pot in a semi-shaded area indoors or out.

How often should you water an azalea plant?

Watering Azaleas Water established plants with about 3/4 to 1 inch of water every 10 to 14 days during dry periods, moistening the soil to a depth of 10 to 12 inches. New plants in sandy soil should be watered two to three times a week in dry weather until they're established.

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