Tupistra grandistigma

Tony Avent tony@plantdelights.com
Tue, 31 Oct 2006 09:16:03 PST

If you are talking about the plants that are currently coming from China 
under this name, we have had it in the ground during a very mild winter 
for us, 17 degrees F, and it had no damage.  I'm not sure this is the 
real thing which I saw in flower at the Kunming Botanic Garden many 
years ago.  The real plant is one of the most stunning inflorescences 
that I've ever seen.  I'm keeping my fingers crossed that it's the same 

Tony Avent
Plant Delights Nursery @
Juniper Level Botanic Garden
9241 Sauls Road
Raleigh, North Carolina  27603  USA
Minimum Winter Temps 0-5 F
Maximum Summer Temps 95-105F
USDA Hardiness Zone 7b
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Alberto Grossi wrote:
> Hi All.
> Has anyone experience with this member of Convallariaceae from China? temperatures, soil....
> Thank you
> Alberto
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