>wanted to say that this plant which I am sure that you have seen at|
>Selby has dramatically changed in the past year. For years it was
>dwarfed (Donna Atwood thinks it was due to an overdose of something) but
>when I saw it recently it was many times larger, with leaf blades to ca
>25 cm long. I am sure glad I was patient on this new species!
Which unpublished name are you referring too? The post and prior message
refer to several plants.
> By the way if we really want to talk about small aroids we do
>have to consider Lemna. While currently in the Lemnaceae molecular work
>has shown that group to be practically inseparable from Pistia and the
>Kew group will be proposing it to be subsumed within the Aroideae as a
>close relative of Pistia.
>> Her's a couple more very small aroids... Anthurium bessei can be seen at:
>> and Caladium
>> humboldtii var. Marcel.. This is one of the prettiest.. and it only gets
>> about an inch or two high!!!!
>> Dewey E. Fisk, Plant Nut
>> THE PHILODENDRON PHREAQUE
>> Your Source for Tropical Araceae
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