Remembrance of warmer times

highlandsgardener(Z6 Louisville)December 10, 2005

Beautiful but smelly dragon arum blooming in May

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rosemariero(Z9 SW SUNDiegoCA)

Nice that you got a bloom from it. Bet it stinks! Does it bloom regularly for you each year? I like these unusual guys!


    Bookmark   December 14, 2005 at 10:40AM
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highlandsgardener(Z6 Louisville)

Rosemarie, you have no idea how much this beauty stinks. The neighbors thought the sewers were backed up! It does bloom each year and now that its in its 3rd year its producing 2 blooms on each plant. Stink only lasts about 2 days but does the bloom! Definitely garners a lot of attention, everyone believes its a tropical!

    Bookmark   December 14, 2005 at 11:01AM
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