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The smallest flowering D. serpens

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Just thought I'd share my flowering D. serpens. I sowed the seeds a little late. Will it continue to grow after flowering?

Any thoughts?

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Wow, great little plant and nice flower. I’m surprised to see such a young plant flowering. I’ve never grown it before, worth adding to my wish list.

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Such early flowering of Arachnopus species is usually a sign that something with the conditions is not ok, and the plantlet often withers after that "emergency-flowering". The reason may be either not enough nutrition from the beginning or too cool temps. Try to feed the plant and it will grow on if the temperature/light conditions are fine.

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Thanks Siggi,

I'll give it a feed and hope. It's the first time I've grow the species, so it is a bit of an experiment.

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