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  Amorph. lewelii dormancy
From: bonaventure at optonline.net on 2005.01.03 at 16:44:48(12540)
This has resprouted every summer for me, but as it has not increased greatly in size compared to my other Amorph acquisitions, I fear that perhaps I should not keep it completely dry like the others at this time.
Any advice?

Bonaventure Magrys

From: "Wilbert Hetterscheid" hetter at xs4all.nl> on 2005.01.04 at 07:53:57(12541)

Am. lewallei can be kept totally dry during dormancy. I don't know why it
doesn;t get bigger. Maybe try a more nutritious soil or fertilise more
often. It is a beast and grows big very easily here.


From: Bryan Lampl blampl1 at earthlink.net> on 2005.01.04 at 12:13:19(12542)
Do you fertilize your plants? I am told that is the key for tuber growth.
I am personally feeding 15-30-15 to my plants every two weeks, though many
say you can be more aggressive and feed them more.

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