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  Two Anthuriums in need of ID
From: AROIDIAN at worldnet.att.net (LariAnn) on 2007.12.16 at 13:10:04(16829)
Fellow Aroiders,

I have a couple of Anthurium plants that I need IDs on. Please check
the following links and see if these plants are familiar. Since I have
hybrid seedlings growing on now for both of them, the correct ID is very
important. Thanks

http://aroidiaresearch.org/anthdkv.htm

http://aroidiaresearch.org/heartstf.htm

LariAnn

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From: exotics at hawaii.rr.com (Windy Aubrey) on 2007.12.17 at 11:39:10(16833)
Hi LariAnn,

Please tell what shape the petiole is on anthdkv. Is it 'D' shaped?

Thanks,
Windy

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From: donbit121 at hotmail.com (Don Bittel) on 2007.12.18 at 20:02:30(16840)
LariAnn, the first picture is definitely berriozabalense, which tends to produce seed easily. I just collected seeds that were at least 1/4 inch each, making the berries over 1/2 inch wide. the second picture looks like a caribeaum or a small cordatum, which usually has small bumps on the leaf surface. Both used to be common in Miami.
and Julius, cubense is a GORGEOUS species! (Dewey always loved that adjective for plants). The plants that I have grown as cubense have large, wide dark green leaves with a u-shaped petiole, producing lots of seeds on a short peduncle. Like a plowmannii on steroids. Denis/Bill had the biggest anthurium in the display this year, a cubense with leaves bigger than Julius!
Anyway, merry christmas to all.

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