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Sent: Tuesday, September 10, 2002 2:24 PM
Subject: Re: [aroid-l] Funny Amorphohallus titanum leaf
Thanks for your comment!
Do I get it right, that your A.titanum offset startet with a small leaf like
the one shown in the last picture in the gallery?
If so, how long did it take that the offset split off the mother tuber?
> Mine have done this....
> Historically it "has been" an offset.
> Moreover 2 of my young gigas plants have done the same thing and they have
> been offsets (for a plant which generally is considered not to).
> On 09 Sep 2002 21:43 GMT StroWi wrote:
> > Aroiders,
> > A friend of mine noticed a small leaf at the
> > base of the joungest petiole of his
> > Amorphophallus titanum and he hopes that it
> > belongs to an offset. As far as I know A.
> > titanum does not grow offsets, but I want to
> > get some feed back from the list about this
> > small leaf in order to tell him what the
> > experienced aroiders think about it.
> > Scott kindly put some pics in the gallery of
> > the IAS site for me in order to illustrate my
> > request.
> > Everyone who is interested please have a look
> > at:
> > http://www.aroid.org/gallery/strolka/index.html
> > Looking forward to any comment!
> > Good growing,
> > Bernhard.
> > Dollbergen,
> > Germany
> > approx. zone 6/7