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PostPosted: Sun Apr 26, 2015 11:56 am    Post subject: Watch this space! Reply with quote

hopefully for an explosion over the next few days. Very Happy


Pics taken today, Sunday.






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PostPosted: Sun May 10, 2015 2:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's been very cold since the first pic was taken, hailstones, sleet, etc, so there hasn't been much movement since. Pics taken today.





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PostPosted: Sun May 10, 2015 3:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

how often does it flower?
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PostPosted: Sun May 10, 2015 3:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's the first time it's flowered for me. It's 4 years old and I believe they're monocarpic. Little babies should grow around it, though. Beschorneria Yuccoides. Mexican Lily.
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PostPosted: Sun May 10, 2015 5:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wow, that's fantastic! Very exotic.
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PostPosted: Sun May 10, 2015 8:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Is this going to be like David Attenborough "stroking" some jungle plant into an explosion? ???!!!!
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PostPosted: Tue May 19, 2015 9:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Progress on flowering has been glacially slow because it's been so cold. (We still have the central heating on in the middle of May!)

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