Ipomoea pandurata (yet again)

Tim Harvey zigur@hotmail.com
Fri, 07 Mar 2008 13:11:53 PST
Are you sure what you are seeing is not two long-petioled cotyledons, with the growing point remaining below-ground? Should be able to tell in a few days' time.
 T> Date: Fri, 7 Mar 2008 15:36:58 -0500> To: pbs@lists.ibiblio.org> From: dkramb@badbear.com> Subject: [pbs] Ipomoea pandurata (yet again)> > I had success with my new technique and 2 out of 9 seeds > germinated. This slightly exceeds my previous success rate of 0% for > the past 2 years. LOL.> > I was surprised to see them both germinate as follows:> http://www.badbear.com/P3070001.JPG> http://www.badbear.com/P3070003.JPG> > Is this normal behavior? The seed shell hasn't sloughed off yet, so > I don't know how many leaves are on each sprout. I'm guessing two > each? Are the seeds "twins"?> > I can't find anything on-line about it. This seems odd (interesting) > enough that it should be mentioned somewhere.> > Dennis in Frozen (about to get snowed under) Ohio> > _______________________________________________> pbs mailing list> pbs@lists.ibiblio.org> http://www.pacificbulbsociety.org/list.php> http://pacificbulbsociety.org/pbswiki/

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