skunk cabbage

Russell Stafford, Odyssey Bulbs
Fri, 02 Mar 2007 09:48:46 PST
Lysichiton americanum grows quite vigorously at Garden in the Woods 
in Framingham, MA.  I once tried L. camschatsense (sp?) when I worked 
at Fernwood in Niles, Michigan, but it dwindled away.


At 12:35 PM 3/2/2007, Jim McKenney wrote:
>Roger mentioned the west coast skunk cabbage, Lysichiton. Is anyone on the
>east coast growing this successfully? I have both species in my garden, and
>they have been there for years, but they are growing very haltingly. And the
>sprouts often show freeze damage. Neither has bloomed yet (i.e. ever here) .

Russell Stafford
Odyssey Bulbs
PO Box 382
South Lancaster, MA  01561

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