- Subject: Re: Identification
- From: "Wilbert Hetterscheid" <email@example.com>
- Date: Thu, 28 Jun 2001 10:59:30 -0500 (CDT)
My guess would be a Dracunculus. A "spontaneous" Amorphophallus would not
likely be a species with flowers and leaves at the same time. POSSIBLY a
Typhonium venosum, but again, flowering apart from the leaf.
----- Original Message -----
From: Rand Nicholson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Multiple recipients of list AROID-L <email@example.com>
Sent: woensdag 27 juni 2001 17:45
Subject: Re: Identification
> Hi All:
> 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?
> Kind Regards,
> >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.""
> >Thanks Andy.