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Re: [aroid-l] silver leaf Philo question
From: Neil Crafter golfstra at senet.com.au> on 2002.11.02 at 01:17:18(9596)|
I have this plant, it is quite common out here in Australia too, but I have a
name of P.coerulescens for it. I believe that this is the name Dewey Fisk has
for this plant. Can't confirm the botanical status of this name though.
Alan Galloway wrote:
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> > > I am trying to identify a climping Philodendron. It has arrow-head
> > > leaves that are a silvery color and about 10-12 inches long with a 6-8
> > inch
> > > long petiole. An internet search has turned up P. 'Silver Sword'. Anyone
> > > familiar with this plant? I have occaisonally seen it at garden centers
> > > around here so it doesn't seem to be very rare. It has also tolerated
> > > temperatures into the upper 20's F. and is growing with P. erubescens
> > > pedatum with no real damage.
> > >
> > > Eric Schmidt
> > > Botanic Records
> > > Harry P. Leu Gardens
> > > 1920 N. Forest Ave.
> > > Orlando, FL. 32803 USA
> > > USDA Zone 9b
> > > ph. # (407)-246-3749
> > > fax # (407)-246-2849
> > > www.leugardens.org
> > >
> > >
> > >
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