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Aphelandra squarrosa - Zebra Plant Flowers


Aphelandra squarrosa - Zebra Plant Flowers  (Aphelandra squarrosa - Zebra Plant)

My zebra plant is flowering right now. I purchased it two months ago when the buds were starting to emerge. It will go outside in the ground under shade in a month. I had one outside in the ground many years ago. It grew very well. Photo taken on February 16, 2024.



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Yes, it’ll look good outside in the front of the house, in shade. It’s difficult to keep them alive in the house. I spray this one every day with water.

22 Feb, 2024

 

Looks great!

23 Feb, 2024

 

I may have to ask you for some advice. The last time I grew this plant was at my other house (more than 20 years ago). It did well in the ground. Unfortunately, I left it.

23 Feb, 2024

 

Lovely to see such a cheerful plant, Andy! Here in the UK we grow them as houseplants.

23 Feb, 2024

 

Balcony,

Thanks! It’s a houseplant for most of the US, also. The leaves tend to dry up as a houseplant and it rarely blooms, not unless given very high light indoors.

24 Feb, 2024



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