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  Re: [Aroid-l] A couple of questions about a few Homalomenas
From: "Peter Boyce" botanist at malesiana.com> on 2006.01.15 at 05:53:54(13700)
Hi Michael

You could well be correct about 'Purple Sword' - all I was saying was that
the plant we have, which if itself a commercial purchase - is a

I agree with you 100% about Schismat. and Homalomena
being a rival for most foligage plants. Anothe thing we've found is that
they are both a whole lot less twitchy than Alocasia.

The good news (well, we hope it's good news!) is that we've got several
Schismats in the lab. now and several more in the process of beng
introduced. All being well we'll be offering the first of these towards the end
of '06.

We're also in the process of introducing several
Homalomena including the extraordinary H. havilandii.


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