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Phoenix dactylifera


By Jake47

Phoenix dactylifera    (Phoenix dactylifera)

Grew this from seed christmas before last after eating a pack of medjool dates.

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oh wow! I've tried putting the pips in a pot with another plant to see if it would "take" didn't. Love those delicious medjool dates, too.

8 Feb, 2019


Hi lori,I soaked the pips
for nearly 3 weeks til they sprouted and then potted in compost.Hope this works for you ☺

8 Feb, 2019


ahhh... yes that could be the reason I failed... Not enough moisture. Thanks Jake.

9 Feb, 2019

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