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  Aroid-L Digest, Vol 78, Issue 27
From: Derek Powazek <fraying at gmail.com> on 2011.01.28 at 11:10:04(21839)
Hello Aroiders --

Long-time lurker, first time writer. I just wanted to share a photo of
my Alocasia (Odora, I believe) inflorescence. It's not the first time
it's flowered, it's just the first time I've had a list of people who
might be as happy about it as I am.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/fraying/5395547833/

A question for those who know more about this than I do: Will this
produce seeds? Do I have to do anything to help? If it does seed, I'd
happy offer them to anyone who wanted some.

Thanks,

-- Derek

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From: Christopher Rogers <branchiopod at gmail.com> on 2011.02.03 at 03:04:40(21849)
Greetings, Lurker!

I have only had seeds set by pollination. You will get lots of offsets from your plant if it is happy, and since it is blooming I will assume that is the case.

By the bloom, I would say that you have Alocasia macrorrhizos.

Happy days,

Christopher

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