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Voodoo Plant (Amorphophallus 'John Tan') in the Amorphophallus Database

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Inflorescence Type: Spadix
Underground structures: Tuber
Toxicity: Other: All parts of plant contain calcium oxalate crystals, an irritant to the mouth and esophagus. Toxic to cats and dogs.
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Remove seeds from berry which contains chemicals that inhibit germination.
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Parentage: Amorphophallus variabilis x A. titanum

Posted by eclayne (Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA - Zone 6a) on Aug 15, 2013 11:17 AM

A. variabilis x A. titanum by Ralph Mangelsdorff.
Aroideana Vol. 35 (2012): The first successful hybrid of Amorphophallus titanum. Photographs by one of the authors, Cyrille Claudel, can be viewed here: John Tan.

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