Cactus and Tender Succulents forum: My first beautiful little Lithops flowered!

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Name: Kristi
South Bend, IN (Zone 5b)
Oct 10, 2016 10:56 AM CST
I just got my first Lithops (Stone Face) cactus this summer and to my surprise it blossomed! I didn't know it would do that, and I am happy I saw it when it did, because I hear cactus blossoms may last only a day. I guess he likes it here! I also have a Pleiospilos nelii(split rock), but it hasn't bloomed. These little jems are a wonderful addition to my plant family!

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Name: tarev
San Joaquin County, CA (Zone 9b)
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Oct 10, 2016 11:13 AM CST
Very pretty Kristi! Good growing! Lovey dubby I have never been good with these little ones, thank you for posting..will enjoy your plant through photos Big Grin
Name: Daisy
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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Oct 10, 2016 12:32 PM CST
Yeah! Hurray!
Name: monique
New Zealand
Oct 10, 2016 1:32 PM CST
What an awesome surprise! I have been on the look out for one these in New Zealand and have just found an online site. So excited. Thanks for the picture Thumbs up
Name: Kristi
South Bend, IN (Zone 5b)
Oct 10, 2016 7:51 PM CST
Thanks all! It's nice to find others that also appreciate the little wonders of life. Smiling
Name: Laurie Basler
Western Washington (Zone 7b)
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Oct 11, 2016 6:58 AM CST
Those little things are amazing. So healthy. Having the discipline to not overwater is a skill I admire, Very impressive. You are the stone face whisperer!!
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Name: Tiffany
Opp, AL (Zone 8b)
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Oct 11, 2016 7:37 AM CST
Fantastic! One of mine bloomed soon after I got it in 2013 but I haven't seen any new blooms since.
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Name: Kristi
South Bend, IN (Zone 5b)
Oct 13, 2016 9:05 PM CST
LOL! Actually, my watering discipline is definitely not a skill - I am sure my other plants think its a curse! I am one of those who water when I think of it D'Oh! , but luckily my plants have just learned to adjust. Smiling

Name: Philip Becker
Fresno California (Zone 8a)
Nov 11, 2016 10:24 AM CST
Its people like you that catus 💘.
Oh yea baby !!! Abuse me !
Hurt me ! Hurt me ! Oh yea !
LMAO 😄😄😄

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