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[aroid-l] help with pollination

  • Subject: [aroid-l] help with pollination
  • From: "Michael Marcotrigiano" <mmarcotr@email.smith.edu>
  • Date: Mon, 09 Feb 2004 16:41:24 -0500
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Hi aroiders:

My variegated A. konjac 'Shattered Glass' is flowering for the first
time. Even the spathe is variegated rosy red and purple.

I wanted to get seed from it by crossing it with other cultivars (using
it as the female) but it is about a week ahead of my other clones.

Can I self-pollinate it?

Can I save pollen just in case I want to cross it as a male?

Any instructions on pollination are helpful. 

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Michael Marcotrigiano, Ph.D
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Smith College
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