Re: [Aroid-l] Oh, these neverending Amorphphallus IDs
This is CERTAINLY not A. muelleri. It seems tio be a mixed bag, some of
which I suspect of being paeoniifolius, others (notably those with uniform,
spotless stems) seem to be A. koratensis.
Don't shoot the messenger.................
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> [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] Namens Ken Mosher
> Verzonden: woensdag 1 augustus 2007 7:15
> Aan: Discussion of aroids
> Onderwerp: Re: [Aroid-l] Oh, these neverending Amorphphallus IDs
> If I had to hazard a guess I'd call it a nice collection of
> Amorphophallus koratensis. They have very variable petioles,
> smooth, bumpy, bright green to dark to brownish, solid color
> to spotted.
> They can also get very tall like the one in the square pot. I
> don't think muelleri gets that tall. Aroideana #19 says
> petiole 30 to 60cm.
> StroWi@t-online.de wrote:
> > Aroiders,
> > here in "Central Europe" ( in this case Germany and Switzerland ) a
> > number of Amorphpophiles have got A. muelleri from a seller from
> > Thailand via ebay.
> > After the plants grew a leaf some frowning is going on, if
> they have
> > really muellerii or something else.
> > What concerns mostly is that (most of) the plants do not
> have a smooth
> > petiole, but rather a "knopped" one like I know only from
> > (but there are probably more species with that trait).
> > The usual suspects/experts are invited to have a look at
> the following
> > URLs (you might have to do a bit of scrolling...):
> > http://www.exoten-forum.de/vb/showthread.php?p=244347#post244347
> > http://www.amorphophallus-forum.de/viewtopic.php?p=1848#1848
> > Thanks for your interest ansd time.....
> > And looking foreward to....
> > Best,
> > Bernhard.
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