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Sailstheseas
Staten Island, NY
(Zone 7b)

November 16, 2012
7:58 AM

Post #9334587

A new leaf is growing from one of the bulbs I am hanging. I am going to put it in a pot for my window. Has anyone had success doing this? Please let me know. Thanks! :)
Pfg
(Pam) Warren, CT
(Zone 5b)

November 17, 2012
10:31 AM

Post #9335550

In the past I have kept them growing indoors over the winter, then put them back out when it got warm enough. I had one plant for several years, never re- potted or fertilized. I think that are pretty tough?

Pam
Sailstheseas
Staten Island, NY
(Zone 7b)

November 17, 2012
3:23 PM

Post #9335723

Hello Pam!
That is pretty darn good!! Yea your little fellow is a toughie! :) how big is it! Thanks for your answer!:)
Pfg
(Pam) Warren, CT
(Zone 5b)

November 17, 2012
3:27 PM

Post #9335730

It stayed petty small inside where there wasn't a lot of light, then when I put it out it got much bigger. Last year I didn't bring it in and it bit the dust. A friend of mine has big glass doors that face south, hers stay big through the winter.

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