Re: Found the Giant Belolonchium in the Wild!
- Subject: Re: Found the Giant Belolonchium in the Wild!
- From: "Marek Argent" <email@example.com>
- Date: Sat, 8 Aug 2009 22:17:47 +0200
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----- Original Message -----
Sent: Friday, August 07, 2009 3:43
Subject: [Aroid-l] Found the Giant
Belolonchium in the Wild!
Hi folks! A while back you may recall that we were discussing a
giant-leaf Anthurium from Sec. Belolonchum from the Quito Botanical Gardens,
which Dr. Croat identified as a new species. I was told to go out and find it
in the wild. Well, after nearly a year of searching pretty much all of
Ecuador, it was right under my nose on the other side of Rucu Pichincha! I've
found seriously giant plants, about 15' tall with the trunks, growing on the
margins of the Rio Nambillo. This plant produced leaves nearly 7' long by my
estimate, and had a number of immature inflorescences on it. I was visiting
friends and since I didn't expect anything exciting I didn't have my camera
with me - so no new photos of the plants as yet. I'm returning to take a type
specimen later this year, when some of the inflorescences will be ripe - this
way I can also collect seed.
My previous photos of this giant NOID are
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