>> `Yes, I thought it was A. plowmanii... which is the botanical name for A.|
>> "Rancho Ruffles"... Which, btw, I introduced into the trade many years
>> ago... However, A. plowmanii has red berries and thus is eliminated from
>> consideration as subject plant is said to have yellow berries...'
> I can't recall if I mentioned it, but the seeds from this which Dewey sent
> over a year ago are all fine plants now--7 of them--and I'm looking
> forward to seeing flower sometime now...mine do not look so ruffled as in
> the picture, however. Somewhere I have a picture which I will scan...
They become more ruffled as they get older, and don't build too much
expectations while waiting for the flowers - they are barely noticeable.
One of my seedlings from the same batch distributed by Dewey has put up
two inflorescences about a month ago. I snapped some photos to document
this event (and, incidentally, an increase in the leaf ruffliness :-) -
they can be seen at: