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amorphophallus flower

Posted by MuscledBear 10a (My Page) on
Sun, Feb 17, 13 at 18:07

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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RE: amorphophallus flower

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

RE: amorphophallus flower

  • Posted by whgille Oakland FL Zone 9B (My Page) on
    Mon, Feb 18, 13 at 8:19

Very interesting! I have never seen one like that.


RE: amorphophallus flower

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.

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