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Re: [Aroid-l] Amorphophallus tuber?


I don't think it is an Amorph. First off it seems to have the shape of a
short rhizome, unknown in African Amorphs. Next, every bud on the sides of
the rhizome seem to have one or two big leaf/inflorescence scars, also not
the way an Amorph grows. It must be another type of aroid. It is also not
Anchomanes. I would sooner think it may be Lasimorpha or something. 

Lord P(rotector of the purity of Amorphophallus morphology)


> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> Van: aroid-l-bounces@gizmoworks.com 
> [mailto:aroid-l-bounces@gizmoworks.com] Namens StroWi@t-online.de
> Verzonden: donderdag 16 augustus 2007 11:18
> Aan: aroid-L
> Onderwerp: [Aroid-l] Amorphophallus tuber?
> Aroiders,
> this picture
> http://www.amorphophallus-forum.de/viewtopic.php?t=322
> was made in Ghana and Georg thinks that it is an 
> Amorphophallus species.
> Any sugestions which one?
> From the "eyes"/"buds" evenly spread around the tuber and the 
> thick roots, I doubt that it is an Amorphophallus since I 
> have never seen an Amorphophallus tuber like this....
> On the other hand I am not Lord P.(rofound)............ :-)
> Looking forweward to any comment...
> Best,
> Bernhard.
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