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  Re: Smallest Aroids - mini-Acorus
From: Dan Harrison <danhar at earthlink.net> on 1997.10.24 at 16:16:31(1495)
James W. Waddick wrote:

> On the other hand, a really small aroid I have lost and would like
> to replace is a very small form of Acorus gramineus pusillus - unnamed
> small form. This typical acorus-looking plant has foliage under 1 inch in
> height and was perfectly hardy here outdoors like its numerous cousins. It
> is about 1/3 the height of the typical A. gramineus pusillus. Does anyone
> grow this and want to trade?

Hi James,
Run a search for "Bonsai", A. gramineus pusillus is often listed in
Bonsai catalogs.
BTW; are you familiar with A. gramineus pusillus 'Aureus'? It's about
the same size (slightly larger)
and chartreuse to yellow.
Dan Harrison

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