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Name: susan
Manchester, NJ (Zone 7b)
May 7, 2016 7:30 AM CST
I planted allegro poppies from pots two years ago. Both plants grow healthy green leaves but neither has sprouted a bud in two years. Any idea why I just get leaves? Thanks
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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May 7, 2016 12:15 PM CST

Too much shade?
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Name: susan
Manchester, NJ (Zone 7b)
May 7, 2016 1:52 PM CST
They seem to get a lot of sun, usually from morning till about 5:00.

Name: woofie
NE WA (Zone 5a)
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May 7, 2016 4:20 PM CST
I've read that too much nitrogen can cause them not to bloom. Do you fertilize them?
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Name: susan
Manchester, NJ (Zone 7b)
May 8, 2016 3:05 PM CST
I haven't fertilized recently, but will have the soil checked. Thanks

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