Tropicals forum: Holmskioldia tettensis - Tahitian Hat Plant

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Name: Danita
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Danita
Jun 10, 2014 12:12 AM CST
I just got this plant and wondered if anyone has grown it before and had any tips for me. There doesn't seem to be a whole lot of information about it that I can find via googling. Thanks!

I just love the colors on this plant!

Name: Tiffany purpleinopp
Opp, AL ๐ŸŒต๐ŸŒทโš˜๐ŸŒน๐ŸŒป (Zone 8b)
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purpleinopp
Jun 10, 2014 5:21 AM CST
That name seems to be a synonym of Karomia tettensis.

http://www.theplantlist.org/tp...
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Name: Anne
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Xeramtheum
Jun 10, 2014 5:37 AM CST
I was able to find a little information on an Australian site:

http://www.nrm.qld.gov.au/wate...

If I can't find info on plants on American Google I usually can find something on British Google:

https://www.google.co.uk/
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