Titan arum in bloom !!!!!!

orchidboy01(9b Orlando area)April 29, 2008

Hi all. I checked on the Titan today and was excited to see some color starting to flush. It is being measured daily. The measurment for Monday was 5 feet 8.2 and todays measurment was just over 6 feet. We had thought it would bloom by Friday May 2nd. It should now bloom>>>>we think by Wednesday May 7th. If it continues to grow tomorrow it may even be later. As I have been told it will slow it's upward growth before it blooms. Photo on the bottom is from Friday April 25th. And the top photo is from today April 29th. Keep checking back to see it bloom.

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btropical256(7a Philadelphia PA)

man its ashame it wasnt just 4 weeks from now when i will be down there and could see it. Thanks for sharing. It looks great in that landscape.

    Bookmark   May 14, 2008 at 8:48PM
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david9707

Wowwwww!!!!!!!! How did you do it. I could not even get my seed to germinate. Could you share your knowlege?

    Bookmark   May 31, 2008 at 11:54AM
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zoozue(9 Lakeland)

Wow, I missed the garden festival this year, sorry I could not see this one in person. Awesome.

    Bookmark   June 4, 2008 at 9:38PM
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nightrider767(San Antonio)

That is one spooky looking plant!!!

Nicely done. Congrats!!!

    Bookmark   June 9, 2008 at 9:34PM
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botanybabe

That is going to be a beautiful thing when it blooms. How much did the bulb weigh?

Lainey

    Bookmark   June 21, 2008 at 12:12PM
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diane_v_44(Z6)

I consider myself most fortunate to have came across these photos

Such pride you must have in your accomplishments

    Bookmark   June 27, 2008 at 10:59PM
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