Epipremnum 'Cebu Blue'

Accepted:

Yes

Established:

Yes

Nomenclatural Notes:

Established.

Published in:

Aroideana, Journal of the International Aroid Society, Inc.

Volume 27, Number 1 (2004); Pages 205-211

A review of Epipremnum (Araceae) in cultivation

http://www.aroid.org/aroideana/artpage.php?key=MDI3MDAxNg==S

Released Year:

2003

Propagated:

Yes

Cultivar Type:

Form

Originator:

Unknown

Namer:

Unknown

Seed Parent:

Pollen Parent:

Base Species or Cultivar:

Epipremnum pinnatum

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Cultivar Origin:

This is a form of Epipremnum pinnatum that originated from Cebu Island, Philippines and it's unknown who introduced it to cultivation or gave it the name.

Name Origin:

This cultivar originates from the Cebu Island, Philippines and has considerably glaucous bluish leaves.

Growth Habit:

It is a vigorous climbing plant, easily reaching 5 m where a suitable climbing surface is provided.

Leaf Blade:

A cultivar with pale blue-grey leaves, the colour intensifying in bright light. The leaf blade is narrowly elliptic with a few, deep (nearly reaching the mid-rib) divisions per side and only few micro-perforations.

Bloom and Fruit:

Inflorescences are produced singly or in pairs. The spathe interior is pale green.

Distinguishing Characteristics:

It is most comparable with the species Epipremnum pinnatum from which it differs by the bluish grey leaf blades. A side-by-side photo is attached here.

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