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    Hey guys, I just decided to pull the "closed" growth point open on a Purpurea spp. Purpurea to see what was goign on in there. And I see a flower bud! It is pretty #### cool! I didn't hurt anything I just pulled it open then of course it shut back up. But I can't wait for it to bloom! Darn cool though!

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    How do you do that???

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    hey nep g

    post a picture [img]http://www.**********.com/iBhtml/non-cgi/emoticons/smile.gif[/img]

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    Parasuco, how do I do what?

    Stefano, the bud is to small to be photographed now.

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    How do yo pull the growth point open?

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    I simply just puled it apart as it was "swelled" up from the bud coming up. Pretty cool huh? I used a pair of forceps to pull it apart GENTLY.

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