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RE: [Aroid-l] Species id for plant on ebay?--new plant offer

  • Subject: RE: [Aroid-l] Species id for plant on ebay?--new plant offer
  • From: "Wilbert Hetterscheid" <hetter@xs4all.nl>
  • Date: Fri, 24 Sep 2004 22:14:52 +0200
  • Importance: Normal

I'll bid 56.000 Us Phollars !!!!!!!!!!!!! (Phallors.......???).
-----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
Van: aroid-l-bounces@gizmoworks.com [mailto:aroid-l-bounces@gizmoworks.com]Namens Julius Boos
Verzonden: vrijdag 24 september 2004 12:08
Aan: aroid-l@gizmoworks.com
Onderwerp: RE: [Aroid-l] Species id for plant on ebay?--new plant offer

>From: "Enid" <enigo@bellsouth.net>
>Reply-To: Discussion of aroids <aroid-l@gizmoworks.com>
>To: <aroid-l@gizmoworks.com>
>Subject: [Aroid-l] Species id for plant on ebay?
>Date: Thu, 23 Sep 2004 13:05:03 -0400

Hello All,

Buyers beware!   I see that 'King Phallus' has spoken with good words of wisdom, but I`ll take this oppor. to let everyone know that I have a rare plant  (Amorphophallus, Taccarum  or Dracontium sp.??) collected in N. Antartica or it may have been the N. Pole, I don`t remember which, it grows cold, and when it blooms it shoots red and green sparks up to 20 ft. high (6 m) like a roman candle instead of producing an actual bloom.   The leaves (two at a time) which can reach 18 ft. tall, are metalic, and varegated in blue, red and white.    As they develop they form patterns that look like erotic antique engravings.   As soon as I can steal someone's pics off some other site I will post it.    Opening offers please???


>Hmmm, Well it's my picture anyway. I didn't know she was using it. I don't know if it is the same plant she got from me though.

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