Royal flush getting ready to flower!

DavidL.caJuly 23, 2014

So since I acquired this little guy it's been pushing out this flower bud while finishing up absorbing the old leaves, for some reason one side is absorbed almost completely one side is still not quite done.

Anyways, this is what the bud looks like today, do you think it's going to do the magic today? Maybe tomorrow?

This post was edited by DavidL.ca on Mon, Jul 28, 14 at 16:51

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dianashh

Wow beautiful! :)

    Bookmark   July 24, 2014 at 6:06AM
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DavidL.ca

This is its progress today. I had to leave around 7, so I don't know if it opened even more after that. Hopefully get to see more tomorrow!



This post was edited by DavidL.ca on Sun, Jul 27, 14 at 0:25

    Bookmark   July 25, 2014 at 10:58PM
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DavidL.ca

Voila! I think this is as good as it gets~ Gave them some extra hours of artificial lights this morning

And now is bed time...

    Bookmark   July 27, 2014 at 6:29PM
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greybird_keke

Beautiful! Love the colors in that one. Your plants all look nice :)

    Bookmark   July 27, 2014 at 6:37PM
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DavidL.ca

Thanks! I'm glad it opened nicely for me, was worried that it's not getting enough light..

    Bookmark   July 27, 2014 at 9:16PM
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savant

Can you tell me what is under the stones at the top of the pot?

    Bookmark   July 28, 2014 at 4:17AM
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DavidL.ca

? Do you mean my potting mix?

    Bookmark   July 28, 2014 at 9:05AM
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DavidL.ca

I've had a few different mix. At first I could only do 50/50 cactus and succulent soil and perlite. I always put top dressing if I can to prevent the perlite from floating (also looks nice!)

But I've got my hands on some Turface recently and using some aquarium gravel to make something like this:

    Bookmark   July 28, 2014 at 4:40PM
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