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May 11, 2015 4:26 PM CST
Name: Alex Junge
MN st paul, (Zone 4a)
I brought a young elephants foot from the fiends school plant sale. Its for my boss lynne who is looking on cultivation info ad care so she can sell it.
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May 11, 2015 5:35 PM CST
Name: Lin Vosbury
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

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Plantsmylove, There are quite a few with the common name "Elephant's Foot". Scroll down this page in the database to see if you can find the plant you bought: http://garden.org/plants/searc...
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May 13, 2015 3:35 PM CST
Name: Alex Junge
MN st paul, (Zone 4a)
Its the first one.
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May 13, 2015 7:34 PM CST
Kentucky 😔 (Zone 6a)
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That really must be an awesome school sale!
I've been looking for one of those for atleast 10 years and not even so much as seen one!
You got your voodoo lily there too.
Spectacular!
Care should be pretty easy, though I have no personal experience...
To my knowledge it's just a tough hardy genus of plants!

Lucky you!
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May 14, 2015 4:18 PM CST
Name: Alex Junge
MN st paul, (Zone 4a)
Thanks, yeah a lot had small degrees of rot, and so i picked one of the rot free tubers and then I brought it to Lynne. Lynne is my boss I work at a flower and plant shop. called Your Enchanted florist.
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May 17, 2015 11:15 AM CST
Name: Alex Junge
MN st paul, (Zone 4a)
On the downside its "Butt ugly" right now/ cuz I think it may be dormant/ in shock and they do get gigantic. But yeah if it lives it will be a Monster one day.


I have never seen this plant either. I think the friends sale is AWESOME! Hurray!
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May 18, 2015 3:55 PM CST
Name: Alex Junge
MN st paul, (Zone 4a)
Good news its coming out of dormancy and I repotted it into some succulent soil. so it'll grow, also put pebbles on the soil surface and deccerations so it'll hopefully sell. its for $30 if anyone wants it, 1500, dale street, MN.
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