FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
3. Have you seen a cristate
Not as such, but I have seen various abnormalities.
This cristate inflorescence from one of my own
plants has never been repeated. The untypical terminal flower did open,
but started on one side and worked across to the other, so that it
never looked very spectacular.
"crested flower stalk" on A. cooperi was illustrated in CSJA (1955) vol. 27 p. 29
by the editor.