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flowers at last!

Posted by marric Z5a Ontario (My Page) on
Mon, Sep 19, 11 at 9:04

I have been growing clivias for about 15 years now. None have ever flowered very well, by that I mean the flowers stalk has never come of the leaves. Imagine my surprise when I went into the sunroom yesterday and saw this:
Clivia

This is the tallest flower stalk I have ever had. Maybe I should just ignore it more often! Marg


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RE: flowers at last!

haha nice!

DEFINITELY ignore it but ignore it the right way.

During the late fall and winter months put it somewhere cold (40-50) and water it maybe once every 3 months. That causes the flower stalks to lengthen quite a bit.

-Jon


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