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Name: Sherry
Northern California
Sunset Zone 17
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wcgypsy
Nov 4, 2015 10:55 AM CST
Chinese Foxglove...it's happier here for me than it was in SoCal...


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I could be wrong...
and.....
"maybe I should have kept my mouth shut....."
Name: Sherry
Northern California
Sunset Zone 17
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wcgypsy
Nov 4, 2015 10:57 AM CST
Ripening seeds on the echium vulgare...

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I could be wrong...
and.....
"maybe I should have kept my mouth shut....."
Name: tarev
San Joaquin County, CA (Zone 9b)
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tarev
Nov 5, 2015 12:26 PM CST
My first bloom from my Hoya carnosa 'Krimson Queen'
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And a very late bloom from my Rebutia muscula, glad it still pushed it out while indoors, so thankful for that south facing window! Big Grin
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Name: Zuzu
Northern California (Zone 9a)
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zuzu
Nov 9, 2015 5:43 PM CST

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First camellia bloom of the season.



Name: Sherry
Northern California
Sunset Zone 17
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wcgypsy
Nov 9, 2015 5:48 PM CST
I've been watching all of my buds, but nothing so far.....

Lovely!
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"maybe I should have kept my mouth shut....."
Name: Dee Moore
Arroyo Grande, CA (Zone 9a)
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DomehomeDee
Nov 9, 2015 7:58 PM CST
I keep forgetting to take pics. I have a giant Stapliad blooming and some orchids. Maybe I'll remember to take the camera out tomorrow, that is if it stops raining!!! It's a miracle - rain on the central coast at last.
Dee
Name: Sherry
Northern California
Sunset Zone 17
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wcgypsy
Nov 9, 2015 8:06 PM CST
Many things I did not do outside today...nice to just stay in...however, that does mean that some things did not get covered....
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"maybe I should have kept my mouth shut....."
Name: Carol
Santa Ana,Ca. (Zone 10b)
Sunset zone 22
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ctcarol
Nov 10, 2015 8:59 AM CST
That's a beauty, Zuzu!
Name: Fiat
Modesto -The Central Valley of (Zone 9b)
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fiat
Nov 10, 2015 6:55 PM CST
I thought the "Mother of Thousands" seldom give flowers especially growing in pot inside? But this one of mine just show some strange "buds" (?) on its top. Can I expect some flowers? or just some more babies?
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Fiat
Name: tarev
San Joaquin County, CA (Zone 9b)
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tarev
Nov 10, 2015 7:43 PM CST
Hello Fiat, I think those would be buds, the babies grow along the edge of the leaves. Aren't you glad to have indoor bloomers? Smiling
Name: Fiat
Modesto -The Central Valley of (Zone 9b)
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fiat
Nov 10, 2015 11:00 PM CST
Thanks, Tarev. Of courseeee, just not sure if they are buds. Now if they are, will they turn 'colorful' flowers, e.g., red, brown, pink... but not green? Can't wait to see the bloom!
If a plant looks good, smells good, don't eat it, grow it!
Fiat
Name: tarev
San Joaquin County, CA (Zone 9b)
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tarev
Nov 11, 2015 10:27 AM CST
Yup, it is just green while in bud..then it becomes into a peach/orangey color or is it the pink one..sorry not sure which color it will make my similar kalanchoe has not bloomed for me..it just makes babies which I often find here and there Big Grin It will enjoy a bit more sun now that it is in blooming mode. And I prefer that it will not make blooms.

Hope you can position it by your sunniest window. Enjoy the bloom show formation, as I understand it, kalanchoes are monocarpic, meaning it is at the end of that plants life. But hopefully it will make many babies first before it goes.
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Name: Fiat
Modesto -The Central Valley of (Zone 9b)
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fiat
Nov 11, 2015 11:41 AM CST
Oh, how sad! Now I am no longer so strongly anticipating the only and last bloom show of the Mother of Thousands... Yeah, it's one nature of life any way. May be a way of celebrating life's death and birth again. Thank you for the info, Tarev.
If a plant looks good, smells good, don't eat it, grow it!
Fiat
Name: tarev
San Joaquin County, CA (Zone 9b)
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tarev
Nov 11, 2015 1:17 PM CST
I know how you feel..I lost my Big Aeonium after it bloomed beautifully last summer Sad
Name: Fiat
Modesto -The Central Valley of (Zone 9b)
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fiat
Nov 11, 2015 5:35 PM CST
Surprise! It seems that the Pineapple Guava fruits could turn dark pink-reddish color if receive sunlight a bit...
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Fiat
Name: Suga
Coastal South Carolina (Zone 8b)
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Suga
Nov 11, 2015 6:01 PM CST
This is what I have blooming outside past couple of days..... In South Carolina
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And I even found some pretty cool looking mushrooms while I was out walking around in the yard

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Name: Sherry
Northern California
Sunset Zone 17
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Region: Pacific Northwest Seed Starter Region: California Plant Identifier
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wcgypsy
Nov 11, 2015 6:13 PM CST
Interesting indeed! I think that datura is the one that made me decide that I might like to grow datura after all....
I could be wrong...
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"maybe I should have kept my mouth shut....."
Name: Zuzu
Northern California (Zone 9a)
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zuzu
Nov 11, 2015 6:26 PM CST

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Your mushrooms are prettier than some flowers!
Name: Suga
Coastal South Carolina (Zone 8b)
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Suga
Nov 11, 2015 11:08 PM CST
Thank you!!! I have found some really interesting mushrooms around herein my little piece of the woods!!!! Lol
Name: tarev
San Joaquin County, CA (Zone 9b)
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tarev
Nov 12, 2015 12:38 AM CST
Hoya carnosa 'Krimson Queen' has opened up all of the buds:

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Have to move this inside our growcamp , grabbed the entire cube grid, since it has rambled all around it, and put it inside there, with our temps going down to the high 30F overnight.

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