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Re: More Synandrospadix

  • Subject: Re: More Synandrospadix
  • From: "S.P.J. Hoogma" <s.p.j.hoogma@hccnet.nl>
  • Date: Thu, 31 May 2001 13:24:29 -0500 (CDT)

>From the site of Paul Christian:

Tubers are about 10cm diameter and just under 50gm in weight. These are
naturally covered in tiny oxalate crystals which repel and kill insects and
wildlife, hence the latin name, the crystals may also irritate sensitive
human skins, so wash you hands after handling them and be warned that the
tubers, in common with most aroids, (Arum, Biarum, Arisaema etc) are
poisonous if eaten.

Sipke Hoogma

----- Original Message -----
From: Ron Iles <roniles@eircom.net>
To: Multiple recipients of list AROID-L <aroid-l@mobot.org>
Sent: Thursday, May 31, 2001 3:18 AM
Subject: Re: More Synandrospadix

> Seriously!
> Is there a reason for it being named S, vermitoxicus?
> Ron Iles
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Dan Levin" <levin@pixar.com>
> To: "Multiple recipients of list AROID-L" <aroid-l@mobot.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2001 2:32 PM
> Subject: More Synandrospadix

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