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Old 06-27-2019, 07:57 AM   #61
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I tried growing succulents from seeds and they grew too long due to not enough sun. I now have a partial shade succulent and that is doing well but I don't think flowers.

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They should all flower. Show me a pic. Or use Google lens to identify it.

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Old 06-27-2019, 08:04 AM   #62
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Here it is, only one that grows in my back window. Had it in front and it burned (dry red bits).

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Old 06-27-2019, 08:39 AM   #63
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https://davesgarden.com/guides/articles/view/471

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Old 06-27-2019, 08:44 AM   #64
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Hawthornia, that's it! I googled the rest of the name as that made me remember pear was in it.

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Old 06-27-2019, 08:56 AM   #65
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Did you read the article I posted?

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Old 06-27-2019, 09:01 AM   #66
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Yes, it might flower one day!

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Old 06-27-2019, 09:04 AM   #67
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It might need a bigger pot.

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Old 06-27-2019, 09:09 AM   #68
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Its in a pitcher at the moment so lots of room. I do think I should find some rocks to put over the top though. I'm going to a garden center Saturday so will get something then.

I wanted a terrarium but a 2 pitcher from Asda was cheaper. Haha

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I will go take another photo so you can see if the pitcher is big enough.

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There.

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Old 06-27-2019, 09:12 AM   #69
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How long have you had it? I just saw that it takes 5 years to reach maturity.

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I like the pitcher!
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About a year but it was maybe half the size when I got it.

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About a year but it was maybe half the size when I got it.

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Here's the little succulent I told you about. It's Kalanchoe.

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Oooooo yours is very pretty!

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That's a great succulent for you to get!

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Turns out that succulent is called Flaming Katy here. I saw one in a shop.

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