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Any tips for growing a houseplant?

The plants are about 2 ft. tall and look like palm trees. They have long narrow leaves from about half way up to the top. The leaves are striped dark green and white/off white. They were planted together, 2 of them, but I potted them in separate pots, and now they are dying. I don't know the name and cant find a pic of em on Google.com. Do you know what I'm talking about?

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CidneAndNaomi

Asked by CidneAndNaomi at 12:54 PM on Aug. 8, 2008 in Home & Garden

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  • Super thrive helps plants get out of transplant shock. It's a plant hormone.
    Lornamay

    Answer by Lornamay at 1:12 PM on Aug. 8, 2008

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  • Seriously, put an aspirin in the soil...water them....it worked for me! And I am the type that can't keep fake plants alive....lol...
    mama14572

    Answer by mama14572 at 10:46 PM on Aug. 8, 2008

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  • I would try some plant food of some sort, and water them so the dirt stays moist.... But don't overwater them or you might give them root-rot which will ultimately kill your plant.
    jenndalynn

    Answer by jenndalynn at 8:12 PM on Aug. 13, 2008

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  • these are good ideas....i didn't ask the question but it helped me out!
    2teens1hubby4me

    Answer by 2teens1hubby4me at 1:39 AM on Jun. 26, 2010

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