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by bobbyd44
Sat Jan 31, 2009 2:19 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: elephants ears!!
Replies: 10
Views: 359

elephants ears!!

i recently got a freind to pick me up some coco yam/ taros from a shop as read these yams grow to elephant ears!! icon_scratch
any idea how best to get them growing? :D
by bobbyd44
Sat Jan 31, 2009 1:52 pm
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: canna tubers
Replies: 19
Views: 695

Re: canna tubers

yes may have to wait till spring then.. just trying to get a head start not the most patient person.
no not mind being nosey good to know what other people near can get away with growing, i am in cheshire. :D
by bobbyd44
Sat Jan 31, 2009 11:36 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: canna tubers
Replies: 19
Views: 695

Re: canna tubers

no just the one stem...would it need to be in a bigger pot to gain multi stems?? currently in a 10litre.
by bobbyd44
Sat Jan 31, 2009 11:09 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: canna tubers
Replies: 19
Views: 695

Re: canna tubers

cheers for that will be giving it a go....not to sure what variety it is as it wasnt labeled up,but it has darkish green leaves with deep red veins and red colouring underneath.
by bobbyd44
Sat Jan 31, 2009 10:54 am
Forum: HTUK Community Forum (public)
Topic: canna tubers
Replies: 19
Views: 695

canna tubers

hi all icon_salut just joined after reading many of the posts and finding them very helpfull.
so first question i am currently growing a canna i picked up before winter hit last year for a couple of qiud!! now has 6/7 big leaves growing well indors..can i cut off some tuber to grow another???
:)