Dwarf Strelitzia - Slightly OT

James Waddick jwaddick@kc.rr.com
Thu, 20 May 2004 15:09:16 PDT
>Jim, if you're talking about S. juncea 'Elliott's Knee High', which comes
>from SA, its leaves are 30cm high and it flowers to 40cm. I've had a piece
>for three years now and it still hasn't flowered, but this might be because
>it is kept in a cold greenhouse and it can get temps as low as -3C. Leaves
>still persist at these temps and are not damaged.

Dear Dave;
	No cv name attached to the plant in question. It sounds very 
interesting and it should do better here at least in summer with our 
	Anyone else know this plant?

		Jim W.
Dr. James W. Waddick
8871 NW Brostrom Rd.
Kansas City Missouri 64152-2711
Ph.    816-746-1949
E-fax  419-781-8594

Zone 5 Record low -23F
	Summer 100F +

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