Re: [aroid-l] How many leaves??
How big do the leaves of A. Bulbifer grow, I found one at my local
Succulent nursery last week, and I bougt one, the corm was about 3.5
inches across and the leaf is now 15" high and about 12" across.
On Saturday, August 16, 2003, at 12:58 pm, Peter C Boyce wrote:
I can't comment with regard Amorphophallus, but I've had Typhonium
(which the literature often says is solitary leaved) with four leaves
simultaneously, the largest 1.5 m tall with a leaf blade 1 meter in
and the smallest 0.75 tall and 0.5 cm in diameter and regularly with
leaves simultaneously. Plants with this many leaves went on to produce
exceptionally large tubers (maximum 1.25 kg with a diameter of 30.5
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I got two very nice Amorphophallus bulbifers earlier this year from
nice people at Gardino Nursery. The Amorphophallus issue of Aroideana
that A. bulbifer has solitary or paired leaves. Both of mine are now
growing their *third* leaf (simultaneous, all three are there at
unusual is that and does it have any implications?