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What variety of Khat is this?

I grew these from seeds an Aussie member here sent me, they are green with those rusty patches of red. Any idea what type of Khat it could be?

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Catha leaves that shine like mirrors...

1st pic only:

on the left a seedling of a broadleaved red (maybe a pink?).

on the right a more narrow leaved (red or maybe more pink)

at the right, same pot at the top left corner a Catha looking like a vienna white.

 

in the wild there are said to be around 200 strains,

and above beauty full pics, show you they hy breed well.

 

but, in a way one would like stabilised plants,

breeding true to type.

 

for a true to type seed bearer, you need to inbreed and or stop foreign pollen. the original nl, red, vw, were all stabile, till me, 

acted pollinator.

 

 

 

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Thanks a lot PH, they all came from the same seeds so maybe it's just different phenotype expressions.

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