Amorphophallus beginner

obregon562November 22, 2008

Hello Gardenforum!

Im new here...

Long story short i have some A. konjac and A. paeoniifolius on the way and would love any and all advice you generous people can give me! :)

Thanks so much!


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Do you want to know how to store them in dormancy? Apparently you just take them out of the ground when the top dies back, and let them sit somewhere like a potato....
Plant them again when the bud initials begin to grow a bit in spring.

    Bookmark   November 25, 2008 at 2:28PM
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krazyaroider(Hamburg, NY 14075 Zone 6)

Go to - it is a good website for beginners...

    Bookmark   November 29, 2008 at 10:06AM
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my plants turned out to be tubers. they are just barely starting to bud. i am mostly looking for soil recipes and such.



    Bookmark   November 29, 2008 at 8:14PM
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