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Old 08-18-2008, 08:05 PM
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Ha.......that would be strange......Sounded like a cry for help..
I repotted mine this summer.....
I looked no bloom ......I keep it in the shade.. Where is yours/

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Old 08-23-2008, 04:41 PM
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Mine is mostly in the shade. The sun burns it a bit. So, I keep it out of the sun as much as possible. A little morning sun and thats it.
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Old 08-23-2008, 04:49 PM
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ohh my


Such a tiny tiny flower for such a large plant....so cute!!!
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Old 08-23-2008, 05:01 PM
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I think it would have been taller but I suspect that my raccoon got to it and tried to eat it. He also tried to eat my living rock. He must not have liked the taste of that because he spit it back out.
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Old 08-23-2008, 05:19 PM
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Stupid coons.....


I have a neighbor who has a beautiful yard and big garden. She has helped me so much.
Anyway...she had trouble with coons in her corn.....she put a radio out there on the rock and roll station (God love her) That worked for a few days then she had to put up some wire to keep him from climbing the fence...Dont ask. Then he hit the coi pond...yep ...got her biggest one. She was so sad. I felt really bad. Now she has 2 live traps set. I sure hope she gets that varment!!!!!!
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WinkMaking snake plants bloom


I had 2 large plants in gallon pots, all I did to make mine bloom was give it 6 hours of full sun, and peters plant food, which has more nutrients in it to promote anything you feed it to to produce blooms. Snake plants love hot dry weather and this is necessary with direct sunlight to make them bloom.
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Thats news to me.....my snakey is many years old an never did.

Show us the blooms..
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Snake plant


Well most people think snake plants are shade lovers, this is not true, they will grow fine in shade, but will not bloom without full sun. I don't know how to add pics here.

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Old 05-19-2009, 01:33 PM
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snake plants....


As with any normal flowering plant, all plants have some sort of flower, pothos, philodendrons, monsteras all have spathes like a peace lily, but they need heat, light, and humidity to bloom, as well as quite large vines. Draceneas or "dragon trees" even have flowers, but won't bloom in normal household conditions.
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Old 05-19-2009, 02:14 PM
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I am assuming you in florida or a hot spot..
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Snake plants.....


No I am in southern West Virginia
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Old 05-19-2009, 02:26 PM
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Oh a hilly billy??

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snake plant.....


Yeah you could say that haha.

enjoy this photo of my brugmansia!
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Old 05-19-2009, 05:42 PM
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My gosh is that pretty.

Did you do it indoors/
Mine all get white fly and kills the leaves.. I did have a pink one bloom last october ..........NOw I am keeping them all in post so I can bring inside..

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Old 05-19-2009, 05:44 PM
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Originally Posted by smurfy View Post:
Well most people think snake plants are shade lovers, this is not true, they will grow fine in shade, but will not bloom without full sun. I don't know how to add pics here.


Oh my goodness......That is great to see it bloom .. First time I witnessed that.

Thanks for sharing.

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