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Zone missouri | Anonymous added on May 18, 2016 | Answered

What is this yellow rolled looking leaf that has yellow powder? Usually a rolled green leaf comes out and unfolds a new leaf.

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Answered on May 19, 2016

Is it possible that the yellow rolled leaf with yellow powder is actually the developing flower of the elephant ear? Here is a photo of what an elephant ear flower looks like:

It's the only explanation I have for the "yellow powder" because the flowers will have yellow pollen. If that's not what it is, please send me a photo for identification.

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