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#38217 May 5th, 2007 at 01:48 PM
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my red hot pokers bloomed(at least one of them)
for the first time. i started them from seed last year.
the bloom has a lot of little flies crawling on it.
is this normal?

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geuss the nectar is sweet and attracting them.

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I have some red hot pokers .Not blooming yet.. Planted last year also.
YOurs look goodd.


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Mine attract hummers and ants. And earwigs too. I'm not sure how to possibly get rid of the bugs without doing damage to the hummers so I pretty much leave them alone.
Good job from seed.


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Just what I need , More aunts..
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earwigs? thats kinda scary. but i only know of em from some horror show.


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