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Dorotheae Seedlings Update

Update on our 2018 Dorotheae Seedlings!   They are starting to shed their baby leaves and their adult colors and patterns are starting to emerge!  I can already see that there are a few nice ‘Zorros’ in the bunch.  What a relief after the drama we had with the ‘Peppermint Creme’ seedlings.  I am feeling vindicated 🙂


The next few weeks will be super fun as these little guys finish shedding.  I am looking forward to seeing all the different patterns.

In the end, I didn’t do anything special to ensure these seedlings thrived.  I think we just had bad luck and the ‘Peppermint Creme’ seeds were not viable for whatever reason.  What a relief to know that there isn’t something about my new house that would make it hard to grow Lithops.  Phew!  Thanks for tagging along and sharing in this success!

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Posted by on April 26, 2018 in Dorotheae