Titan arum in bloom

orchidboy01(9b Orlando area)April 24, 2008

Hi all. Here are the next set of photos of the Titan arum blooming.

It is now 4 feet 4 inces tall. in a 250 gallon plastic pot.

the tuber was a wopping 140 pounds when it was repoted last year. It should bloom Thursday or Friday.

Orchidboy

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ironious

WOW! How old is it?

    Bookmark   April 26, 2008 at 3:06PM
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orchidboy01(9b Orlando area)

Hi all. The titan was a donation from Fairchild Gardens in Coral Gabels Florida. We have been growing this one now for about 8 years.

Orchidboy

    Bookmark   April 26, 2008 at 6:24PM
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ironious

So the plant is 8 years old?

    Bookmark   April 26, 2008 at 9:28PM
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