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Established Seedlings of
Myrmecophila thomsoniana var. cubensis 'Jaguey Grande' -spontaneous
 
 
 
 
Number: TN8652
Name: Myrmecophila thomsoniana var. cubensis 'Jaguey Grande' -spontaneous
Type: spontaneous    (What's that?)
Seed Donor: Mr. Hermann M. Amaya
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Culture Notes from Donor: Parent plant: Temperature range Warm 90-70°F, cooler season Intermediate 83-60°F. Hanging in open air by a long hook, with no medium.
 
Comments: Parent plant: Medium-sized plant.
 

Temperatures we attempt to use in the lab & greenhouse:
For Species:   Spring, Summer, Autumn: days average 89°F, nights 76°F; best fit is Warm 90-70°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)
For Species:   Winter: days average 84°F, nights 71°F; best fit is Warm 90-70°F (Source: Baker's Web OSC)

About the name...
Etymology of Myrmecophila   From Greek "myrmekos" ant; "phileo" love as a friend. (Source: Brown 1956)
Etymology of thomsoniana   Named for Thomson, an English missionary in West Africa during the 19th century. (Source: Mayr & Schmucker 1998)
Pronunciation of cubensis   kyoo-BEN-sis (Source: Hawkes 1978)
Pronunciation of Myrmecophila   meer-me-KOF-i-la (Source: Hawkes 1978)
Pronunciation of thomsoniana   tomp-son-ee-AH-na (Source: Hawkes 1978)
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ESTABLISHED SEEDLINGS of these are not currently available, but we have some maturing in the greenhouse and expect to offer them in the future. There are 5 items with 1 plant per item that will be considered for sale later.

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