Dracunculus vulgaris in Seattle Area

Paul Licht plicht@berkeley.edu
Sun, 10 Oct 2010 10:56:07 PDT
  I have consistently gotten the best survival with these arums by 
leaving the tuber completely dry and in a cool place until they start to 
sprout. This even includes the tropical ones like the titan.

Paul Licht, Director
Univ. California Botanical Garden
200 Centennial Drive
Berkeley, CA 94720

On 10/10/2010 9:50 AM, Rob Blomquist wrote:
>  Due to our rainfall,  I have rotted out the tuber of this plant more 
> times than I care to count and had seedlings die off. I put a tuber in 
> a 2 gallon pot about a month ago, and set it next to plants in the 
> garage which are waiting for spring.
> Should I water this tuber or just let it sit in the pot waiting for 
> spring watering? Or will it tell me what to do?
> Rob

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