it bloomed!

KasimaJuly 29, 2013

Thanks to all of your help, my monster clivia has finally bloomed. It seems everything here is blooming late this year, but I was still shocked to find this when I went out to water today. If I'm lucky, another part will bloom too!

I did exactly what you said, and no blooms in March -- none if April, so I gave up. This is a wonderful gift.

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Wow, that is amazing and your plant is much bigger than mine so I won't give up on it blooming. I see you have yours outside and mine is inside in a North window that gets bright light. That may be making the difference. Do you live in the Southwest area of the country? I live in AZ and it is way too hot here to put something like that outside being in the l00's everyday. Your plant if beautiful. Noel

    Bookmark   July 30, 2013 at 12:49PM
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I live in SW Florida. This grows under the dense shade of a large oak tree. We get a lot of rain in the summer, and hardly a drop in the winter. Don't give up. They like to be very rootbound to bloom, so I gather.

    Bookmark   July 30, 2013 at 1:16PM
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Beautiful clivia!!!

    Bookmark   August 6, 2013 at 11:59PM
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Thank you! It's getting separated and getting a new pot soon. I was happy to see it has tulip flowers.

    Bookmark   August 17, 2013 at 10:19PM
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