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Nice Surprise today, 2 Tiny Pups

Posted by pirate_girl Zone7 NYC (My Page) on
Sat, Jun 28, 14 at 16:42

Hi Everybody,

Happy Summer (finally). Don't know this Sans.'s ID, one of the Baliis or Basebat Bat. Look what I found this morning,

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I don't think it even took 6 months (I forgot to make note). I've never propagated this super thick leaf type Sans before.

One of those great things I sometimes do, stick into mix a leaf of something, set aside & forget & then one day, a lovely surprise.

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Oops, sorry for the blur, but say hello to the 2 little pups.

Grown on west window, rarely watered, probably knocked out of the pot a time or two, largely ignored.

Am curious to see if the pups' leaves will resemble the parent leaf or not. Fun stuff!


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RE: Nice Surprise today, 2 Tiny Pups

Hi Karen,
Congrats on your new babies. I think this is my favorite time of year for sans. Love to see the new growth poking up thru the soil.


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RE: Nice Surprise today, 2 Tiny Pups

Nice reward!

Josh


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RE: Nice Surprise today, 2 Tiny Pups

I just love finding new growth.. a great sense of fulfillment.
Congratulations.
Karen


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RE: Nice Surprise today, 2 Tiny Pups

Very cute!! Congrats!


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RE: Nice Surprise today, 2 Tiny Pups

Hi folks,

Thanks for the nice words, yes it's encouraging & rewarding & fun.

Here are some better pix, I'm a bit amazed these pups are coming up in multi-leafed rosettes.

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Somehow, I'm surprised how multi-leafed they are when still so small.

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RE: Nice Surprise today, 2 Tiny Pups

Hi pirate_girl,
Could this possibly be a Sansevieria fischeri (old name S. singularis)? Congrats on the pups!
Fred


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