- Subject: Re: Identification
- From: Rand Nicholson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2001 10:45:48 -0500 (CDT)
This came up on the _Carnivorous Plants List_. Anyone else think that
it might be some type of aroid? Amorphophallus? Perhaps a
Dracunculus? Or one of those pod things that Alien Invader wannabes
keep sending us?
>Hi, I was asked this question the other day on my we site anyone
>know the answer please.
>""Can anyone help me identify a carnivorous plant that has appeared
>in my garden recently? Here goes with the discription (sorry no
>photo!). The stem is green & spongy with brown markings & about
>18inches high. The "flower" is a seven inch long, thin, dark purple
>"pole". Underneath is a round pod-like structure from which the
>pole eminates. The pole has a bad odour & attracts insects. The
>leaves are light-ish green.""