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  Re: [Aroid-l] Amorphophallus kiusianus
From: Stanley kaufman <kaufmanrareplants at yahoo.com> on 2008.10.18 at 07:54:35
I bought seeds from England and one geminated the first summer and 2 doz. more  not until a year later.  When I transplanted them later they all promptly died!

--- On Fri, 10/17/08, John Ludwig <aroidgrower@gmail.com> wrote:
From: John Ludwig <aroidgrower@gmail.com>
Subject: [Aroid-l] Amorphophallus kiusianus fresh ripe seeds germination
To: aroid-l@gizmoworks.com
Date: Friday, October 17, 2008, 5:15 PM

I am looking for information on the proper way to germinate  Amorphophallus Kiusianus seeds. These seeds were freshly harvested  recently and A friend of mine whose computer is not working asked me  to pose this question.Does anybody have experience with this species?What would be a tried and true way to go about this?Do the seeds need to dry out before germination will take place or  must they be sown right away before they dry out?Does the pulp surrounding the seeds ned to be removed before sowing?Sorry for so many questions, but I have heard and read so many  different methods, that it is hard for me to advise my friend properly.John Ludwig_______________________________________________Aroid-L mailing listAroid-L@www.gizmoworks.comhttp://www.gizmoworks.com/mailman/listinfo/aroid-l
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