Re: [aroid-l] Amorphophallus konjac outside
- Subject: Re: [aroid-l] self pollination of aroids
- From: Marc Gibernau firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Tue, 13 May 2003 10:13:11 +0200
Aroids is a big family with great variability.
Due to the protogyny, self-pollination is not supposed to be common (but
several taxa have overlapping stigma receptivity and pollen release).
Arisarum vulgare can be self-pollinated, if you brush the stigma with a
For example in Arum, you can not self-pollinated within a same
inflorescence but in many cases you can "self"-pollinated between
inflorescences of a same individuals (that is called geitonogamy).
Do you have some genera in mind?
All the best,