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4/16/2001 FTG Amorphophallus update

Amorphophallus update, Fairchild Tropical Garden

A. gigas (#84) = 114", spathe starting to curl back, expected to open by

Amorphophallus yunnanensis (#2317) in bloom
Amorphophallus henryi (#2736) a second one was in bloom when I came in this
morning, 2 more to go.
Amorphophallus paeoniifolius (#2741) about to bloom
Amorphophallus paeoniifolius (#2318) about to bloom
Amorphophallus muellerii (#2743) about to bloom

A number of the pseudodracontiums are beginning to emerge from dormancy.
They often produce leaves right along with the inflorescence.

Titan Watch: Amorphophallus titanum (#83) = 9" tall and very fat growth
above the soil surface. Still don't know if it is an inflorescence or not.

Craig M. Allen
Conservatory Manager
Fairchild Tropical Garden
10901 Old Cutler Road
Coral Gables(Miami), Florida, USA  33156-4296
Tel. 305-667-1651 ext. 3320
Fax 305-661-8953
e-mail callen@fairchildgarden.org
web: www.ftg.org

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