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These Are the 20 Most High-Maintenance Plants – Can You Handle Them?

Some plants require serious work. You can’t just put them in a corner and water them once a week (if you remember). They need the temperature to be just so, the soil to have a specific degree of acidity, sunlight at just the right hours, water to come in just the right amounts. So, if you can’t seem to keep plants alive, you can take comfort in the fact that maybe it’s not you – it’s them. If you have a green thumb and are up for the challenge, though, these are the 20 most high-maintenance plants. Can you handle them?



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