Adeniums forum: Bloom color change

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Name: Jim Redwine
Cardel, Veracruz, MX (Zone 13b)
Jul 20, 2016 10:48 AM CST
Greetings from southeast Mexico. My wife and I have been tending adeniums over the last year. Our location seems to be ideal for growth and blooms.

My question is more of a curiosity than technical. Our very first adenium has always given us white blooms. However, I moved my potted plants to new locations a couple of days ago and placed my white adenium next to a potted dark pink vinca. Today, three out of the four white blooms are tinged with pink. They are beautiful! Do adenium plant blooms change color over life? My wife is convinced that the color change was brought about by placement next to the vinca. Magica!!

Thanks for any info or hypothesis you can provide to satiate my curiosity!
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Name: KadieD
Oceania, Mariana Islands (Zone 11b)
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Jul 20, 2016 1:23 PM CST
Greetings, HappyGringo! Welcome to NGA!

The anomaly of white turning pink was discussed in this thread: The thread "Platinum White turning pink" in Adeniums forum
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