Aristolochia Elegans

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Re: Aristolochia Elegans

Post by Arbab » October 8th, 2012, 9:03 pm

Quite an adventure for the poor fly :)

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Re: Aristolochia Elegans

Post by Muhammad Arif Khan » October 9th, 2012, 1:03 pm

I have the plant for so many years but have never cared to propagate it.

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Re: Aristolochia Elegans

Post by Arbab » October 9th, 2012, 8:16 pm

Can b easily propagated through layering. For how long it flowers wit u?

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Re: Aristolochia Elegans

Post by Tahir Khan » October 9th, 2012, 9:00 pm

I have also bought the seeds of this vine, the garden center person said to prepare the seedlings now but im in doubt :?
calico vine is a tropical-sub tropical type of plant will the seedlings survive? need some guidance :(

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Re: Aristolochia Elegans

Post by aykhan » October 9th, 2012, 9:48 pm

Just plant them if you've already bought them. Waiting a year will likely decrease their viability. You can protect the seedlings in winter with plastic. However, I know how aggressive are cuttings so you might be surprised how big it gets before true winter.

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Re: Aristolochia Elegans

Post by Tahir Khan » October 9th, 2012, 10:00 pm

thanks doc Amir will plant them tommorrow IN.SHA.ALLAH :)

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Re: Aristolochia Elegans

Post by Arbab » October 10th, 2012, 9:29 am

prior to sowing soak the seeds in water for atleast 12 hours, u will get 100% germination, seedlings needs winter protection.

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Re: Aristolochia Elegans

Post by Izhar » October 10th, 2012, 9:31 am

Arbab, how is your rubber vine doing nowadays?

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Re: Aristolochia Elegans

Post by Arbab » October 12th, 2012, 7:10 pm

Rubber vine is going very well, its blooming profusely, lets c wt it does in frost.

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