Greenhouses forum: "Clivia, Where Are Youuuuuuu?!"

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Name: Cheryl
Kingwood, Texas (Zone 9a)
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Nov 23, 2015 6:00 PM CST
My young yellow clivia got buried in the greenhouse somewhere by mistake during the plant protection frenzy over the weekend. Today I realized clivia needs a spell of cold temps in order to bloom. So I went hunting for it in the greenhouse. I *thought* I was organized in there. Apparently not! It wasn't in the first area I looked. It wasn't in the second place I looked. Did I feel silly when I called out, "Clivia, where are youuuu?!"? Not really. I knew she would show herself if I asked. And there she was, hiding between the hoyas and the Japanese/Holly fern. Now safely tucked away in the cooler unheated garage. I hope she blesses me with yellow flowers come spring for my efforts.
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Name: tarev
San Joaquin County, CA (Zone 9b)
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Nov 23, 2015 6:18 PM CST
it was just playing hide and seek from you! Big Grin
Name: Anne
Summerville, SC (Zone 8a)
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Nov 23, 2015 10:10 PM CST
Lol .. been there more times than I care to count!
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