hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Amorphophallus konjac will bloom!

Hello all,

In one season I got 2 A. konjacs to go from a garlic clove sized tuber to  a 
large grapefruit, and they are both beginning to producing a bloom. Do I get 
any award for this, or must I except the intriguing, otherworldly smelly 
large flower as my sufficient reward ;-) 
I'm pleased as these were my first Amorphophallus - being a neophyte and all.

I will photograph them if all goes well. I wonder if I place one of these in 
my front yard if my neighbors will 'freak out'...yes, that sounds like an 
interesting scenario.

Regards, to all who have assisted me in my first year, and ameliorated  my 

Luis Fontanills
Miami, Florida  USA

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index