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worth waiting for

Posted by nil13 z21 Mt. Washington L (My Page) on
Sun, Oct 27, 13 at 20:33

New plan. A Furcraea forest.


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RE: worth waiting for

  • Posted by nil13 z21 Mt. Washington L (My Page) on
    Sun, Oct 27, 13 at 20:46

here's the link that was supposed to go with that.

Here is a link that might be useful: Furcraea all grown up


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RE: worth waiting for

I can see why you are excited. The flowers look nice, too!


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Yes, a forrest would be great! Hope you have enough room for them, Nil. I've only known one person that had one very tall specimen. It was fabulous! I believe it died after it flowered, though.


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  • Posted by nil13 z21 Mt. Washington L (My Page) on
    Mon, Oct 28, 13 at 20:07

yeah they are monocarps, but the flower stalk produces hundreds of bulbils for the next generation.


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How long does it take from bulb to flower? They look pretty huge.


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