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sharry baby tips yellowing, why?

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    Default sharry baby tips yellowing, why?

    This is my sharry baby and its tips are yellowing a bit and I'm not sure if it's because too much light or too little? Anyone know? I hope it's the former as I'm out of luck if it wants more juice. The window on the left is North-north-east and the blinds are usually open. That said, it is Vancouver sun not Florida.
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    I think the leaves look just about right. Sharry Baby is not too horribly fussy. Morning sun is very beneficial. You might want to feed it a bit more and leave it as is.

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    Not sure, but the leaves do look a little pleated. Was there a period without much water? Maybe now that it is getting water, it is turning yellow? IDK, but hope someone can help.

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    It's in S/H now, would it be happier in bark mix (fine bark / perlite / charcoal / chopped sphag)? The new growths seem to stay pleated like that and not really grow too much. Are they that kind of heavy feeders Clint. Do you feed green grow fert or bloom boost fert?

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