amorphophallus flower

muscledbear(10a)February 17, 2013

The first time I have gotten an Amorphophallus to flower. I believe its an Amorphophallus konjac..

I had it dug up and in the garage for the winter to prevent it rotting in the ground. had it up on a shelf next to some ornamental items and my partner noticed the flower, already to this stage. I've grown these guys for a good 10 years and the first flower happens totally by accident, go figure.

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stuartwanda(N. Stuart)

What a cool looking plant! Sounds like they like a dry period before blooming.

    Bookmark   February 18, 2013 at 7:20AM
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whgille(FL 9b)

Very interesting! I have never seen one like that.

Silvia

    Bookmark   February 18, 2013 at 8:19AM
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diane_v_44(Z6)

Oh that was good to see

good job you didn't miss the flowering of the plant
Did it smell bad when in flower. Expect so.

    Bookmark   February 26, 2013 at 6:56PM
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