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  Re: Philodendron seeds
From: Tom Croat <croat at mobot.org> on 1997.01.22 at 18:50:33(212)
> Dear aroiders
> Back in 1991 I received a seed catalog from"Alvim Seidel", a nursery in
> Santa Catarina, Brazil. Their list included a large number of
> Philodendron species (around 35) and a few Anthuriums and Spathiphyllums.
> Their minimum quantity was 1000 seeds, but they had agreed to sell me
> smaller quantities (approx.100) for 30% of the 1000 seed price. This
> ranged from $8 -$40 per 1000, so around $2.50 - $12 per 100 . No doubt
> the 1997 prices will be higher.
> I would like to know whether any other aroiders have any experience with
> these people and I would like to hear from them if they have. Perhaps
> Eduardo in Brazil knows of them. I am thinking about ordering some
> Philodendron seed but 100 seeds per species is way more than I would need
> or want. Is anyone interested in sharing some of this seed if I do order
> some? I plan to fax them and ask them to fax me their latest catalog
> list.
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