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Re: [aroid-l] titanum corm storage

Hi Peter,

Perhaps a few comments on how to store these would be appreciated by several
of us here who have not grown these Bornean species previously.  Do you
leave them in their standard potting mix and occasionally water even when
dormant??  Do you allow the potting mix to dry or do you water as soon as it
is barely moist??  Any help is greatly appreciated!!

Dan Devor
Gibsonia, PA

----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Boyce" <peterboyce@myjaring.net>
To: <aroid-l@lists.ncsu.edu>
Sent: Saturday, August 07, 2004 6:25 AM
Subject: Re: [aroid-l] titanum corm storage

> Hi Michael
> I agree 100% on the wet tropics comment. All of the Bornean species from
> per-humid foerst detest drying out; nothing kills them more quickly.
> Peter
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Temmerman" <temmerm@skynet.be>
> To: <aroid-l@lists.ncsu.edu>
> Sent: Saturday, August 07, 2004 1:49 PM
> Subject: Re: [aroid-l] titanum corm storage
> > Hi,
> >
> > Thanks for your reply.  However, Sumatra, Java and Borneo are one of the
> > most tropical islands there are.  They have rain all year round, daily.
> > That would make me think that titanum cannot be stored dry and that on
> ebay,
> > people are going to buy a dead bulb.  The picture of the auctioned bulb
> > looks quite dry already, although that is no absolute guaranty to know
> that
> > it is dead.
> >
> > Regards,
> > Michael
> >
> >
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> >

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