Re: Fenestrated aroids
- To: lindsey
- Subject: Re: Fenestrated aroids
- From: Endangered Species Nursery <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Mon, 13 Jan 1997 16:05:00 -0600
Is not Cryptocoryne an aroid? There's one which practically defines
fenestration. It used to be called 'fenestralis' when I was a child.
At 09:36 AM 1/13/97 -0600, Dr. Guanghua Zhu wrote:
>Yes, Dick, we definitely should include Dracontium. As a matter of
>fact, D. plowmanii, is sometimes very heavily fenestrated.
>Fenestrations are not uncommon in a few other species.
>> Date: Sun, 12 Jan 1997 14:23:51 -0600
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>> From: "Richard Mansell (BIO)" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> To: zhu
>> Subject: Re: Fenestrated aroids
>> Might we also add Dracontium to the list of fenestrated aroids?
>> On Fri, 10
>> Jan 1997, Eduardo Gomes Goncalves wrote:
>> > On Fri, 10 Jan 1997, Wallace Wells wrote:
>> > > I have owned Monstera deliciosa and recently got M. pitterii. I am
>> > > interested in other fenestrated or 'holed-leaved' aroids and would
>> > > like comment from others who are cultivating the same. I know there
>> > > are Philodendrons with this characteristic.
>> > The only genera of Araceae that I'm aware about the presence of
>> > fenestrations are: Monstera (as you already know), Dracontioides (a
>> > dweller from Brazil), Raphidophora, Epipremnum and maybe some
>> > I have never seen a fenestrated Philodendron and I think they don't
>> > at all. Some pictorial books of horticulture (e.g. Exotica) usually
>> > young Monstera deliciosa identificated as "Philodendron pertusum" and I
>> > think it can confuse a lot of people.
>> > Best wishes,
>> > Eduardo
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