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aroid hybrid


Has anyone had experiences with Pinellia hybridizing with Sauromatum?   
I know all my taxonomist friends are either reaching for a stiff drink 
or headache medicine at the thought of such a hybrid.  I'm not even sure 
if this is even theoretically possible, but to be sure, we never let our 
plants read genetics books.   Take a look at our hybrid of Pinellia 
pedatisecta and Sauromatum venosum.  The height is 2' tall and, the 
leaves are intermediate between the two parents.  The plant produces 
sauromatum like speckled petioles, but with many emerging per corm 
(sauromatum only produces one each) like the pinellia parent.  I missed 
the flower this year, but will watch closer next year.  I'd like to hear 
your thoughts.  http://www.plantdelights.com/gallery/Aroids

Tony Avent
Plant Delights Nursery @
Juniper Level Botanic Garden
9241 Sauls Road
Raleigh, North Carolina  27603  USA
Minimum Winter Temps 0-5 F
Maximum Summer Temps 95-105F
USDA Hardiness Zone 7b
email tony@plantdelights.com
website  http://www.plantdelights.com
phone 919 772-4794
fax  919 772-4752
"I consider every plant hardy until I have killed it myself...at least three times" - Avent

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