One of my cacti put on this rather ugly grey fuzzy thing. I watched it. Over time it grew green, then it began to lengthen out and grew thick. Then this pod appeared on the end, a pretty shimmery green which changed over time to shimmery green and vibrant lavendar. It became . . .
Check out these photo's . . .
|How exciting! What's the bloom going to look like?|
|This was Wednesday night. I thought it would probably bloom by morning. It's so close here.|
|This is what greeted me on Thursday morning when I walked out my front door.|
|A couple of flying insects showed up this morning to investigate. One got trapped down inside. The other flew away.|
|Notice the little star type thing off to the right side. . .that is actually the central stamen. Notice the little grey fuzzy on the cacti to the right. It's the start of a new bloom, I think.|