Re: incredible dracunculus
I must have some type of 'Daffodil Mart Odorless' clone, since mine have
bloomed two years in a row now and really don't have any detectable
odor. Maybe it has something to do with the media they're grown in? I
doubt it, but it is puzzling. Now...Helicodiceros...here's a plant whose
bloom could literally 'wake the dead'.
Doug (who is wondering why his Dracunculus flowers are odorously
Bob Burns wrote:
> Stacy-Are you ready to put up with
> something that stinks to high heaven? The bloom is
> spectacular, but I'd go back to the nursery and get a
> whiff, if the thing is still in bloom. Maybe plant it
> somewhere you can see from a distance! I had people
> complaining about mine a full sixty feet away.
> In any case, maybe someone on the list has more
> than they want, and can part with some!
> Bob Burns