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By RL7836
Posts:  188
Joined:  Tue May 18, 2010 2:56 pm
After a bit more than a year iirc, my U. uniflora finally decided to share some flowers with me.

Front view:

Side view:

Three-quarters view (yes - it started to drizzle on me & the flowers after I went out):

Foliage - the little 'buttons' are quite sparse, yet this is as dense as mine have grown (unlike other pics I've seen). Their tiny size continually makes me wonder how the heck they survive in the wild. The only way they survive in my care is with my carefully plucking moss every 2 months or so ... :censor:

Whole plant. This provides a bit of perspective. It's hard for me to believe that those tiny buttons can produce these giant redwood flower stalks (so far 5 stalks - 2 in bloom & 3 more coming along):
(ooops - didn't realize that I forgot to post these over here. 3rd flower is now open & 2 to go. Selfed the 1st 2 flowers & pods have swollen)
By moof
Posts:  1036
Joined:  Sun Oct 18, 2009 7:54 am
Hi Ron,
As I wrote on the CPUK forums - very nice flowers!:) Great photos too

By limeslide
Posts:  296
Joined:  Fri Mar 26, 2010 2:53 am
Awesome possum plant! If you ever get seed let me know. Thanks!
By dantt99
Posts:  5045
Joined:  Sun Oct 17, 2010 4:48 am
Those are beautiful flowers! Nice plant!
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