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RE: moody amorphs

  • Subject: RE: moody amorphs
  • From: "Wilbert Hetterscheid" <hetter@worldonline.nl>
  • Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2001 10:41:51 -0500 (CDT)

Chen-Yi's A-103 = A. albus. That is a strong species by the way, so I am not
surprised it survived surgery.


> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> Van: aroid-l@mobot.org [mailto:aroid-l@mobot.org]Namens
> magrysbo@shu.edu
> Verzonden: dinsdag 11 september 2001 0:21
> Aan: Multiple recipients of list AROID-L
> Onderwerp: RE: moody amorphs
> OK, happened to my A-103, came with a nice point. this spring (A.
> albispathum or albus?). I hollowed out the tip, put in
> cinnamon powder, and
> rested it exposed on dry, rain-sheltered soil in a partially sunny
> coldframe. Now it has 3  1 foot high and 1 foot wide leaves.
> Can't say as
> much for half of Arisaemas I got from the same source through
> a friend this
> year.
> "Wilbert Hetterscheid" <hetter@worldonline.nl>@mobot.org on 09/08/2001
> 11:43:21 AM
> Please respond to aroid-l@mobot.org
> Sent by:  aroid-l@mobot.org
> To:   Multiple recipients of list AROID-L <aroid-l@mobot.org>
> cc:
> Subject:  RE: moody amorphs
> when does a diLLetant become a dileTTant?  please  advise...
> [Wilbert  Hetterscheid] o.k., you got me  there.............
> so what's the answer to the  question?  maybe these tubers
> just have the
> moodiness of his  lordiness...  LOL
> [Wilbert  Hetterscheid] I guess they wanted to examine the
> surroundings and
> then  decided it wasn't good enough. But more seriously: I know this
> behaviour too  (of my tubers, that is...). Usually it happens
> when roots
> and shoot don't  develop at the same pace. You will probably
> notice, when
> digging up the tuber,  that there are either no roots at all, or mushy
> ones. If the shoot has not  rotted into the tuber, you may
> want to keep the
> tuber a bit dry and  replant after a month. It may just try
> to do its thing
> again. If rot has  entered the
> tuber...............well.............you'll
> just have to get on your knees for Lord P to get a new one. You can do
> that, I  am sure....... As for an explanation: my guess is
> that the soil
> composition is  bad. Too acidic (acidous?) or too dense.
> Another reason may
> be that the tuber  has rested too long.
> Lord  P.
> tsuh yang chen, nyc,  USA
> http://groups.yahoo.com/group/orchidspecies

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