Unusual early bloom?

BlondieJanJune 9, 2013

Imagine my surprise when the tiny new plants from the mother leaf produced a bloom, and more on the way! This is a standard pink NOID that you would get from a grocery store. Sorry the photo is sideways...I don't know how to make it upright.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Linda

I've had this happen a lot recently especially with my Russians. Rather exciting, isn't it, having a violet so eager to grow!

Linda

    Bookmark   June 10, 2013 at 1:34AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
teengardener1888(NY Albany 5a)

They say to remove early blooms to give the plant more energy to grow

    Bookmark   June 10, 2013 at 10:01AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
1beautylover2012

Linda, it happens sometimes. Yes, it's a good idea to remove the blooms and let the babies grow. Actually, I remove the first blooms from the starter when I see they match the type description because the little plant needs to grow more leafs and then it will have more flowers.
Polina.

    Bookmark   June 24, 2013 at 9:43PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Red tint and leaves drooping
After moving my AV to a brighter window the leaves...
loveofbostons
Another newbie question
If the Rob's Combustible Pigeon has 3 sports and another...
frankielynnsie
Does anyone recognize this AV?
I was given a leaf last summer, identified as Optimara...
sueok_gw
Mini Wick Pot Solution Found!
My hubby actually came up with this one -- he's like...
oriole6
little moon stone (images)
This AV plant is actually quite large. The flowers...
jujujojo_gw
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™