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Gerbera flower closing up during night time

#1 User is offline   Amb 

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Posted 02 March 2010 - 11:01 PM

http://www.filefreak.com/files/133247_1gipr/gerbera2.jpg
took this pic afew days ago before i disfigured the petals... anyone knows why the flower is sort of closed up during evening time?
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Posted 02 March 2010 - 11:04 PM

View PostAmb, on 02 March 2010 - 11:01 PM, said:

http://www.filefreak.com/files/133247_1gipr/gerbera2.jpg
took this pic afew days ago before i disfigured the petals... anyone knows why the flower is sort of closed up during evening time?


it's because the plant is resting. some plants will partially "close" their leaves at night too
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Posted 03 March 2010 - 05:28 PM

+1 to knowledge, thx!
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Posted 03 March 2010 - 09:57 PM

Gerbera daisy flowers will close at night when it is not full size. This will stop when the flower grows to its maximum size.
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