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Re: An Amorphophallus gigas blooms in California

  • Subject: Re: An Amorphophallus gigas blooms in California
  • From: "Wilbert Hetterscheid" <hetter@xs4all.nl>
  • Date: Sun, 24 May 2009 18:28:02 +0200

I am not easily ticked off, I am just being a friendly old man. Hey, I have
several hybrid Amorphs in our own collection.....but I ain't gonna spread
them. They'll die serving science. After their purpose they'll meet with the
Great Humificator! 

> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> Van: aroid-l-bounces@gizmoworks.com 
> [mailto:aroid-l-bounces@gizmoworks.com] Namens 
> bonaventure@optonline.net
> Verzonden: zondag 24 mei 2009 13:06
> Aan: Discussion of aroids
> Onderwerp: Re: [Aroid-l] An Amorphophallus gigas blooms in California
> Gee its fun to tick off Wilbert. You sound like one of the 
> 18th century orchidists "Surely you will drive the botanists mad".
> Wilbert, these will be only plants in cultivation. I can 
> think of a few aroid genera extensively hybridized for 
> manipulation of blooms appearence and cultivation 
> feasability. Anthurium, Zantedeschia and Spathiphyllum come 
> to mind. Am I forgeting others?
> Bo

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