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TOPIC: Age?

Age? 3 years 9 months ago #32993

Does anyone have an idea how old this root is? The Rhizome is approx., 3\"
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Re:Age? 3 years 9 months ago #32994

Tazman,
It looks to be somewhere between 20-24 years of age, give or take a couple of years.

Hugh

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Re:Age? 3 years 9 months ago #33011

Yeah thats what i was think about 24 years old.

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Re:Age? 3 years 9 months ago #33046

I'm only coming up with 17-18 years, but hatd to say viewing a pic from a cell phone:unsure:

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Re:Age? 3 years 9 months ago #33068

Keep in mind that the plant occasionally goes dormant, and won't put up a top for a year. So if you count 20 scars, it's probably 25+ years old.

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Re:Age? 3 years 9 months ago #33105

I agree w/ the others Taz, somewhere in the low to mid 20's. Use both index fingers and put a nail on each scar. Turn it around and look on both sides and use your other finger for the next one you find and keep working your way to the top. It will give you a good estimate.

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Re:Age? 3 years 9 months ago #33127

Thanks for the advice

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