Amorphophallus 'Mary Sizemore'
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Amorphophallus konjac 'Nightstick'
Base Species or Cultivar:
The plant was bred on purpose by crossing Amorphophallus albus (female) with Amorphophallus konjac 'Nightstick'. This plant was selected for its outstanding beauty and growing properties.
This particular seedling is named in honor of Mary Sizemore a good friend and outstanding aroids collector.
Tubers are round and slightly disciform, reaching a weight up to 1800 gram forming rhizomatousoffsets.
The leaf looks very similar to a giant version of A. albus. The petiole and the peduncle are bright green with occasional dark spots very similar to the female parent, A. albus.
Bloom and Fruit:
The wavy inflorescence is absolutely unique.
Being a hybrid between two distinct species it merges several characteristics in a unique combination. It has outstanding growing properties and the spathe is exceptionally wavy/undulate.