Hairy ears vs. Ricordea

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  1. Bendor

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    I bought these recently. The previous owner said they are not ricordeas because they grow quite large to about the size of a side plate. Any advice would be appreciated.

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    Looks like ricordea Yuma
     
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    I think ricordea Florida.
     
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    I think its yuma - i haven't seen Florida come in, a few mushrooms on a rock like the Yumas do.
    The floridas usually come in as singels.

    Not elephant ears though.
     
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    ricordea Yumai
     
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    Thanks guys. Good news! I was hoping they were ricordeas. :thumbup:
     
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    It is a Yuma.
     
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