Aroids forum: Philo Painted Lady goes Red !

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Name: mj
Central Florida
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mjsponies
Mar 31, 2014 8:30 AM CST
I wish I had been able to get the pic the first day in unfurled, as it was much deeper red. It's faded a bit now and will eventually take on the marbled/painted look of the other leaves.

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Name: Anne
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Xeramtheum
Mar 31, 2014 9:29 AM CST
That's really neat! I'm thinking since it's called Painted Lady it's suppose to be red?
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Name: Elaine
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dyzzypyxxy
Mar 31, 2014 9:40 AM CST
If not, better get out the Epsom Salts, Mj! It's really pretty.

I have P. Prince of Orange that sometimes has new leaves that color, but right now they are very dark red. They go from this in cool weather to bright orange as it warms up, and almost shocking pink in the summer. I think it looks a bit like a cartoon plant, with those garish colors.


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Name: mj
Central Florida
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mjsponies
Mar 31, 2014 11:57 AM CST
Anne, Elaine,
The new leaves typically come out reddish, with some of the green marbling. This one came out all red. I'm wondering if it's the cool nights.
It's out of the greenhouse, but I tucked it in beside an Oak with some other plants so I could toss a cover over it on these ( darn !!) cool mid 40º were still getting).
Night time temps have been all over the place !
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Name: Anne
Summerville, SC (Zone 8a)
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Xeramtheum
Mar 31, 2014 12:49 PM CST
Nighttime and daytime temps have been all over the place here .. three days ago there was frost on the ground.
"The Universe speaks in many languages, but only one voice. It speaks in the language of hope; It speaks in the language of trust; It speaks in the language of strength, and the language of compassion. It is the language of the heart and the language of the soul. But always, it is the same voice. It is the voice of our ancestors, speaking through us, And the voice of our inheritors, waiting to be born. It is the small, still voice that says: We are one. No matter the blood; No matter the skin; No matter the world; No matter the star; We are one. No matter the pain; No matter the darkness; No matter the loss; No matter the fear; We are one. Here, gathered together in common cause. we agree to recognize this singular truth, and this singular rule: That we must be kind to one another, because each voice enriches us and ennobles us, and each voice lost diminishes us. We are the voice of the Universe, the soul of creation, the fire that will light the way to a better future. We are one."

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Name: mj
Central Florida
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mjsponies
Apr 17, 2014 8:15 AM CST
Here you can see how that Red leaf has changed.
Also a friend suggested that this is not Painted Lady but Orange Marmalade. I haven't really had time to check it out but in the mean time if anyone has a thoughts I'd appreciate it.




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Name: Drew
Piedmont N.C. (Zone 7b)
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homer1958
Apr 18, 2014 12:48 PM CST
Painted Lady, MJ.
Name: mj
Central Florida
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mjsponies
Apr 18, 2014 1:54 PM CST
Great ! Now I don't have to change the tag.
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