caralluma fimbriata

iammarcus(6)February 17, 2010

Does anyone grow caralluma fimbriata? Are the plants available in the US and can they be legally imported?


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Call the U.S. D. A. regarding U.S. important of plant, and get an import license do not smuggle in plants. Norma

    Bookmark   February 19, 2010 at 1:41PM
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pirate_girl(Zone7 NYC)

Perhaps doing a search worded something like:

"Importing Caralluma fimbriata to the United States"

That's likely to yield info.

I don't recall seeing any discussions here that relate to Carallumas & I've been here since 2001. (I know that they're Asclepiads & therefore related to Stapeliad, Ceropegias, etc.) I've seen a few at a collector's home.

    Bookmark   February 19, 2010 at 3:42PM
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The only Caralluma I have is (I think) a C. melanacantha. It seems to grow very slowly and has not yet flowered.

    Bookmark   February 20, 2010 at 4:43PM
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