undeveloped flowers

wesinmiApril 26, 2010

Several of my plants are producing very short flower stems with buds that never develop.

What could be the problem?

I do not see any insects/mites

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robitaillenancy1(zone 5)

What are other symptoms of the plant?

This could be anything from a lack of humidity to some dreadful bug.

Nancy

    Bookmark   April 26, 2010 at 5:40PM
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newbienew

Hi wesinmi, I'm probably one of the least qualified people on this board to give advice.

However... I had a similar problem with one store bought AV. It looked sickly even then.

So I cut the long-stemmed leaves, cut suckers, and then put a plastic baggy around the plant. Within days those miniscule buds started blooming. The suckers are also growing back rather quickly.

    Bookmark   April 28, 2010 at 4:12PM
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nwgatreasures(7)

I beg to differe with the "least qualified" because it sounds like you've had the experience that the original poster was asking about.

Post away, honey!

Dora

    Bookmark   April 28, 2010 at 9:31PM
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