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RE: [Aroid-l] ID help

  • Subject: RE: [Aroid-l] ID help
  • From: "Derek Burch" derek@horticulturist.com
  • Date: Sat, 11 Feb 2006 17:01:15 -0500
  • Importance: Normal

My vote would go to the person who suggested Scadoxus - that used to be
Haemanthus. .More specifically I think it is probably Scadoxus multiflorus
katherinae.  All of my bulbs of this have that spotted look on glossy green
- more so than Eucomis or Drimiopsis.  Derek


-----Original Message-----
From: Andy Cabe [mailto:aroid-l-bounces@gizmoworks.com] On Behalf Of Andy
Sent: Saturday, February 11, 2006 7:45 AM
To: Discussion of aroids
Subject: RE: [Aroid-l] ID help


Eucomis is a good guess. It may also be a scilla or drimiopsis.



From: aroid-l-bounces@gizmoworks.com on behalf of Ken Mosher
Sent: Fri 2/10/2006 9:47 PM
To: Aroid list
Subject: [Aroid-l] ID help


I've had a request to help ID this bulb. The requester thought it was an
aroid, which I seem to doubt (are there any aroids that are true bulbs?).

I'm not sure if the two attached photos will come through to the list.
If not then anyone willing to try an ID can email me *privately*
(please) and I'll resend the photos directly to you.

(My impression is Eucomis sp)

-Ken Mosher

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