Scilla madeirensis vs. pot

Rimmer deVries rdevries@comcast.net
Sat, 09 Apr 2016 16:26:38 PDT
Hi Nick 
How often did you water them? 
I have grown these for two years in a row also three to a 12" terra-cotta clay pot full of pumice and only watered them once and they grew well and flowered but did not rebloom the second year. This year i decided to water them more. I noticed that when they are well watered the leaves loose the gray wax color and they become more bright green. Of course this all happening under very bright lights in a basement. 

Rimmer

> Nicholas Plummer <nickplummer@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Last Autumn, I planted three Scilla madeirensis bulbs in a 12-inch terra cotta pot.  Today, I noticed that they have cracked the pot open.  I think that's a record.  I have had Adeniums crack pots before, but they usually take a year or so.
> 
> Nick Plummer






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