Re: Fwd: Tuber ID Request
- Subject: Re: Fwd: Tuber ID Request
- From: "Wilbert Hetterscheid" <email@example.com>
- Date: Wed, 12 Nov 2008 17:12:58 +0100
Such a waste of a fine aroider..........
It is Amorphophallus paeoniifolius.
> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> Van: firstname.lastname@example.org
> [mailto:email@example.com] Namens Ron Weeks
> Verzonden: dinsdag 11 november 2008 21:07
> Aan: Discussion of aroids
> Onderwerp: [Aroid-l] Fwd: Tuber ID Request
> I received this request from Cheryl in Australia. Since I do
> not grow aroids that smell foul or go dormant I cannot help.
> I trust one of the you tubernaters can.
> I have been searching the internet to try and identify a
> plant - I helped an elderly fellow repot his orchids, he gave
> me a sack with about 8 bulbs in it that looked like a birds
> nest in varying sizes from 1 inch to 9 inches accross - they
> stated shooting a few weeks ago and I planted them - the big
> one has a huge growth coming up - about 9 inches high with a
> diameter of 5
> 6 inches.
> He told me they were Dracontium Giganteum - but I cannot find
> any information on them - I have attached a photo of the big
> one taken this morning and I suspect that I may have to wait
> for it to flower, and then try to find out what it is, but
> also wondered if the birds nest type large bulb was an
> identifying factor.
> But just wondered if you or any of your members would know
> what it was -
> Cheryl Acford
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