Quick Denali update…. she was starting to hit the bars on that shelf so tonight we moved her to the lowest shelf possible in this particular greenhouse. She now measures 16 and 1/8 inches! That’s ~1 inch in 11 days! You can see in the photos I still have her on the heat pad which,… Continue reading Growing Up
Hello from the other side! The past few weeks have been pretty hectic as we moved to another place about 30min away. It was around 30° the day of the move and I was worried about trying to move the plants, especially Denali, during those temperatures. We wrapped her in a plastic trash bag to… Continue reading Surviving the Move
This first post I thought better to break into two because it was getting kind of long. Now that you know a little bit about why I’m doing this… lets meet Denali! Because titans are so big and rare they are usually named and I chose Denali because it translates to “the big/great one” and… Continue reading Meet Denali
Years of dreaming and waiting and some luck have finally led up to this moment! The Amorphophallus titanum has arrived! “That’s great!” you might say…. “but why do we care?”. Well, I’ll tell you why! Amorphophallus titanum, otherwise known as a Titan Arum or the Corpse Flower, is the largest unbranched inflorescence in the world!… Continue reading IT. HAS. ARRIVED!