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By Ras
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Any idea why this happened?
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By Cross
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#391200
That is pretty darn strange. That thing is tiny. I thought it was a mushroom lol. If that is indeed a flower, I'd clip that. Flowers can be taxing. But maybe it means your vft will be very hardy and vigorous in the future.

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By Sarracenia2004
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#391208
nimbulan wrote:That happened to a friend of mine too. It actually opened into a fully developed flower.
Did the seedling survive??

If it were me I would just cut it off, or maybe use it for propagation ;)
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By Apollyon
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#391221
Wonder what that plant will look like mature.

I think he's coming from the idea that plants shoot up flowers as a self-preservation tactic and VFTs flowers taking a lot of energy

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