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Old August 18th, 2009, 02:57 PM
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Spider Plant Shoots

I got a spider plant clipping last December, and it didn't really start growing much until we hit warm weather in the Spring, around May/June. It's gotten pretty big, but it still hasn't sprouted any shoots to form spider babies. Does anyone know when this will happen or why it hasn't? Thanks!!
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Old August 18th, 2009, 03:16 PM
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Re: Spider Plant Shoots

i think they need to grow/mature for a bit before they put out offshoots. they like to be rootbound - that helps with causing blooms to develop (and the offshoots form from the flowers)
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