Why Is My Peace Lily Turning Yellow

Should I cut the yellow leaves off of my peace lily?

Old leaves naturally turn yellow on Peace Lilies, and will eventually will dry up and fall off. You can remove old leaves once they start to yellow and fade, but it's not a sign of a problem. Cut the leaves off at the base of the stem with sterile pruning shears.

Can I cut leaves off my peace lily?

Pruning a peace lily isn't limited to the flower stalks. Sometimes leaves yellow and start to shrivel up. This may be due to under watering or too much light, but it can also happen just because of old age. If any of your leaves are turning color or drying out, just cut the offending leaves away at their base.

What kind of soil do peace lilies need?

Peace lilies prefer a soil that can mix drainage and moisture retention. Blended potting mixes with texture are common for peace lilies, especially ones with perlite, peat moss, coir, or loam.

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