Re: [aroid-l] Amorph. seedling question.
- Subject: Re: [aroid-l] Amorph. seedling question.
- From: "Rob Zuiderwijk" firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Sat, 13 Sep 2003 11:45:12 +0200
Thanks (again) Wilbert.
I had sent this message about a week ago but it didn't show up in the list.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Rob Zuiderwijk" <email@example.com>
Sent: Sunday, September 07, 2003 9:47 PM
Subject: Re: [aroid-l] Amorph. seedling question.
> Thanks Wilbert.
> Rob Zuiderwijk
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Wilbert Hetterscheid" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: <email@example.com>
> Sent: Sunday, September 07, 2003 11:59 AM
> Subject: Re: [aroid-l] Amorph. seedling question.
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > > Through this years Amorphophallus distribution by Wilbert
> > > Hetterscheid I received some seeds of Am. koratensis. They
> > > are my firsts attempt at growing Amorpho's from seeds. I
> > > sowed them the 10th of May and at the moment I've 24 very
> > > good growing plantlets of which most have already produced a
> > > second leaf.
> > > Now for my question. I was wondering when does one start to
> > > feed young Amorpho seedlings? I mean, I understand that they
> > > can continue to grow for quite some time before they go into
> > > their first dormancy. And I suppose they need some feeding at
> > > one time or the other.
> > I would say that feeding them may start after the next leaf has
> > and only when they are in a pot for a rather long time (6 months or
> > Don't overdo it with such small plants. Koratensis is a very vigorous
> > species and it will use the soil very well and change it into biomass.
> > Cheerio,
> > Wilbert
> > > Thanks in advance.
> > >
> > > Rob Zuiderwijk
> > > (The Netherlands)
> > >
> > >