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Name: Susan B
East Tennessee (Zone 6b)
Charter ATP Member
Jul 20, 2015 3:03 PM CST
I need to thin out my plant herd, I spend more time with my plants than I do with my hubby, and he's not too happy about that. I love my plants but the care of them is starting to get overwhelming.
This is a yellow Clivia offset, taken off an adult plant in 2011. It is rootbound, they way they like to be, with roots pushing up above the soil, and even coming out the bottom of the pot.
If you haven't grown Cliva before, they are very VERY easy and very forgiving. They thrive on neglect in winter, and in the summer I put mine outside under a little dappled shade and they just love it, and as I said, they love to be root-bound.
Thumb of 2015-07-20/lakesidecallas/68cca1
Thumb of 2015-07-20/lakesidecallas/b7e563
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My Clivia have survived both sunburning off the majority of their leaves, and a greenhouse fire that literally burned off all their leaves. They are tough plants!
I bought 2 yellow varieties back in late 1990s- early 2000s, Solomone Yellow and American Yellow. I think this might be a Solomone Yellow. Flowers from one of my adult plants:

Thumb of 2015-07-20/lakesidecallas/e21a98

I'm asking $15 plus shipping from 37725.

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Jul 20, 2015 3:42 PM CST
It's a beauty!! Thumbs up

Jul 23, 2015 5:49 AM CST
How much for shipping to 15071, please?
Name: Susan B
East Tennessee (Zone 6b)
Charter ATP Member
Jul 31, 2015 8:53 PM CST
It was sold.

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