How do you get Clivia plants to flower?
i bought an expensive yellow clivia 18months ago - separated it into 3 plants but now how do i get them to flower - the orange one flowers every year with no extra attention
Clivia flower late winter/early spring. To ensure that your plants flower next year you need to give them the necessary nutrients they need to produce strong growth and flower buds. Regular small applications of fertiliser will improve flower production. We would suggest either Aquasol Soluble Plant Food Soluble fertiliser or Thrive Soluble Flower & Fruit be applied on a 2 weekly basis. Both of these products are high in potassium which promote flowering as well other nutrients which encourage health plant development. Hopefully next winter/spring your clivea plants will give you lots of stunning yellow flowers.
Answered: 9 Jan, 2012