Cyclamen in the midwest

Rodger Whitlock
Sun, 29 Jul 2012 21:07:28 PDT
On 29 Jul 2012, at 16:56, James Waddick wrote:

>  I would NEVER recommend or suggest Cyclamen for this area 
> except possibly for the experienced grower who wants to try.

> Kansas City Missouri 64152-2711

If you can get C. purpurascens with known provenance from Central Europe, you 
might have success - but not the mountain dwelling form C. "fatrense", as it is 
probably in the mountains to escape the heat of the lowlands.

The Czechs are the ones to make enquiries of.

Rodger Whitlock
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Z. 7-8, cool Mediterranean climate

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