Re: Philodendron identification question.
- Subject: Re: Philodendron identification question.
- From: Krzysztof Kozminski <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Tue, 30 Apr 2002 13:44:11 -0500 (CDT)
On Tue, 30 Apr 2002, Clarence Hammer wrote:
> I have a Philodendron that was labelled pastazanum, with almost round leaves
> to about 1 1/2 feet , dark green with light green reverse, white midrib and
> main veins. IS there a pastazanum? The similarity in
> name to P. pastulatum made me wonder, but, like John S., I don't know what
> it looks like.
A good source to check the species' names is Mobot's Tropicos database
According to Tropicos, yes, there is P. pastazanum. The word "pastulatum"
does not seem to occur on the web - none of search engines find it, so it
is a rather good bet that there is no P. pastulatum, unless it is a recent
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