LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1   Report Post  
Old 08-04-2003, 12:08 PM
Jonathan Phua
Posts: n/a
Default eulophia graminea seed pod for trade

I'm from Singapore and I've got a seed pod on my eulophia graminea. It's
pollinated by an insect. Anybody wants this seed pod? I'm looking for paph
or phal speices flask. Pls contact me at . I'll post a
pic of the seed pod later on. I'll send the dry seeds to you. Or in anyway
that you want me to. The flask that you send to me need not be flask with
many plants, it can be one of those small tubes with one or two plants
Here's a pic of my plants
Hope someone is willing to trade with me.


  #2   Report Post  
Old 08-04-2003, 01:56 PM
Mick Fournier
Posts: n/a
Default eulophia graminea seed pod for trade


Unless you know this insect personally and where exactly he/she/it obtained
the pollen used to pollinate your plant's flower I would be hesitant to hope
a breeder (ie an ethical breeder) would be interested in your pod. It
"might" be a selfing, or a sib cross, or a who-knows-what hybrid. The risk
in getting a dud hybrid is often not worth the investment of time & effort
over several years waiting for the offspring to bloom out and to confirm it
is a pure species grex in order to make an honest sale of the plants to
re-coup the breeder's investment.


  #4   Report Post  
Old 09-04-2003, 03:32 AM
Mick Fournier
Posts: n/a
Default eulophia graminea seed pod for trade


Good... sorta... that is, if it isn't an intergeneric hybrid. You might
find someone now to take it off your hands. I am not too keen on selfings
anymore. If I get 200 viable plants out of a selfing pod I think I have
done well. Most of the time selfings only produce runts and protocorm that
never differentiates into anything worth growing out. I like sib crosses of
species better.


"Jonathan Phua" wrote in message
It's sure to be a selfing. There aren't any other orchids around that

That's the only eulophia species I have growing in my garden.

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules

Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Differences between 6-pod and 7-pod aero gardens Chuck Olson Lawns 1 14-07-2009 02:06 AM
Phal bellina Seed Pod for trade Jonathan Phua Orchids 4 27-07-2004 03:50 PM
Najas graminea? Holly Nicol Freshwater Aquaria Plants 3 14-06-2003 04:56 AM
Eulophia guineensis Q. Diana Kulaga Orchids 2 09-05-2003 05:56 AM
Has anyone grown Eulophia's? femalestrom Orchids 3 14-02-2003 04:03 AM

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 07:48 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2021
The comments are property of their posters.

About Us

"It's about Gardening"


Copyright © 2017