Re: 'Self-heading' Philodendrons.
- Subject: Re: 'Self-heading' Philodendrons.
- From: Iza & Carol Goroff <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Tue, 4 Sep 2001 23:46:13 -0500 (CDT)
I remember reading, perhaps 40 years ago, in the late, lamented Aquarium
Magazine a column by the publisher William T. Innes that a Monstera deliciosa in
the Temple University greenhouse in Philadelphia had grown roots into a fish
tank and had suddenly taken off with larger and holier leaves than ever before.
Perhaps a cutting of P. leal-costae fastened to the edge of an aquarium would
Whitewater Wisconsin USA
Eduardo Goncalves wrote:
> P. leal-costae has been proven to be hard to cultivate, even in Brazil. I
> have tried and it didnīt work for me. As far as I could observe, it always
> grows in Bromeliadīs tanks, so maybe they need something I couldnīt give
> them (besides stanting water). I have never found it in cultivation here in