Re: P.lutea

From: Carl Strohmenger (HSC) (
Date: Fri Jan 01 1999 - 16:27:16 PST

Date: Fri, 1 Jan 1999 19:27:16 -0500 (EST)
From: "Carl Strohmenger (HSC)" <>
Message-Id: <aabcdefg2$foo@default>
Subject: Re: P.lutea

This is strange. I have observed P. lutea for many years and never noticed
this behavior. This year, I am going to sit down with the flowering plants
for at least 30 minutes for an extended observation period.

360 degrees an hour translates into 6 degrees per minute. Amazing!

- Carl

On Fri, 1 Jan 1999, David E. Heule wrote:

> Happy New Year to All, Has anyone noticed the rotation of the
> P.lutea flower during it's growth period. This is the second year
> I've had the Ping. flower and notice the rapid rotation of the
> flower again this season. Almost 360 degrees / hour. Thanks.
> Dave Heule
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