High Grade Variegated Sparrow

hardytropicalguy(z6 SWMI)October 2, 2009

Sparrow is another Chinese Clivia the tips of the leaves are pointed like a Sparrow's Beak. This is high grade based on the 10 standards of appreciation for Chinese Clivia.

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hardytropicalguy(z6 SWMI)

This is not a Sparrow Clivia. I since learned that the supplier made a mistake in the listing and this is an average quality Chinese with good variegations. Sparrow is a very dwarf plant with pointed leaf tips like a sparrow's beak. I just assumed the seller was correct in the listing and that there was a long leaf sparrow but all the sparrow are compact plants ad this plant has no sparrow genes in it. Sorry about the confusion.

    Bookmark   October 27, 2009 at 11:27PM
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kayjones(Mo6b)

Dr. Craig, can you come on board and ID this beauty?

    Bookmark   November 23, 2009 at 9:57AM
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craigr2006

Hi Kay,

To me it is a decent variegated plant. I can't do any better than that. Thanks for posting pictures.

Craig

    Bookmark   November 25, 2009 at 1:06AM
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