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From: "Eduardo Goncalves" edggon at hotmail.com> on 2006.02.02 at 06:07:04(13795)
Dear aroiders,

For those interested in
"small-and-very-rare-genera-that-nobody-grows", there is a revision on
Scaphispatha with a new species added available online at:


Very best wishes,


From: RAYMOMATTLA at cs.com on 2006.02.02 at 14:53:15(13803)
Wow, what interesting little (or in the case of S. robusta), not so little plants. Ive always wondered about this genus, thanks so much for the link to your revision Eduardo.


From: "Eduardo Goncalves" edggon at hotmail.com> on 2006.02.03 at 11:34:07(13805)
Dear Michael,

You?re welcome. Scaphispatha is indeed a nice genus and it is not
so rare. The problem is that flowering events are rare and when it is not in
flower it looks exactly like an ordinary Caladium.

Very best wishes,


From: "Deni Bown" deni at yaxhampark.co.uk> on 2006.02.06 at 09:17:04(13817)
Thank you, Eduardo, for sharing your excellent revision with us. Much
appreciated. Small weird genera are my favorites!

Deni Bown

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