Stapelia obducta

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Stapelia obducta

Post by MikeDom » Thu May 13, 2021 10:56 am

Stapelia obducta, very alienesque. One of the hairiest Asclepiads. The early flower being one of the benefits of watering early on advice from Herts Mike.

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Re: Stapelia obducta

Post by Herts Mike » Thu May 13, 2021 11:11 am

Yup. Mine is also in flower.
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Re: Stapelia obducta

Post by Tina » Thu May 13, 2021 12:17 pm

Gosh that is a hairy beastie, very nice
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Re: Stapelia obducta

Post by Aiko » Thu May 13, 2021 12:40 pm

I can almost smell the smell of death up here they probably produce.
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Re: Stapelia obducta

Post by el48tel » Thu May 13, 2021 12:48 pm

Yes .... smelly .... but fascinating
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Re: Stapelia obducta

Post by ralphrmartin » Thu May 13, 2021 6:36 pm

Gosh, very early. And very hairy.
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Re: Stapelia obducta

Post by Pattock » Thu May 13, 2021 6:52 pm

Which series of The Muppet Show is this from?

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