Re: split leaf philodendrom

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Posted by Newt on April 29, 2003 at 02:31:38:

In Reply to: split leaf philodendrom posted by trish on April 26, 2003 at 13:07:56:

: Hi my name is trish,My mother and i were out lookng at her split leaf and one of them has grown three dark pods on it to me its either seeds or maybe a flower can anyone help me with this. thanks

Hi Trish,

You say that you and your mother "were out" so I'm thinking that you live somewhere tropical and this isn't a houseplant. If you didn't see a bloom I suspect that you may have missed it. Here's the only picture I could find of a blossom ready to open.

http://davesgarden.com/t/366644/

I suspect that what you are seeing is a seed pod. I think the seeds are toxic if ingested. They also don't store well and need to be planted immediately if you want to grow plants from the seeds.

Hope this helped,
Newt

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