hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
 Navigation
Articles
Gallery of Plants
Blog
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Patents
Mailing Lists
    FAQ
    Netiquette
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
Links
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

Unauthorized use of a plant doesn't invalidate it's patent

RSS story archive

Re: Amaryllis??


as you might guess, maria, many of them are planted out in my neighborhood. they all bloom in late august, early september. that must be their "normal" season.

At 01:55 PM 12/11/02 -0500, you wrote:
I got one of Wally World's $5 Apple Blossoms two years ago. It bloomed
nicely and rather than toss it, I carried it on and put it out on the deck
for the summer. Last winter it just sprouted a few leaves in the house, but
I couldn't bring myself to deep-six it, so it spent another summer on the
deck, where it decided to bloom in August. It's still in its original pot,
too. I wonder what it might do if I fussed over it?

Maria


>
> ok, lets start a real garden chat to warm things up.
> I've seen the amaryllis at Lowe's and have been soooooo tempted, but have
> any of y'all nursed these pups along from year to year successfully?  I am
> seriously tempted.  I'd feel like a better plant mom if they came back the
> next year. I know they are sort of disposable, but you know how that is..
> LOL! I've been dropping hints like crazy but I'll bet no one gets me a 4.99
> amaryllis.  <sigh>
> -Peg in Va *luscious* zone 7 (grew up in snot freezin' zone 5).
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the
> message text UNSUBSCRIBE GARDENCHAT

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the
message text UNSUBSCRIBE GARDENCHAT
jsinger@igc.org

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the
message text UNSUBSCRIBE GARDENCHAT



Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index



 © 1995-2015 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement