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
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

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

RSS story archive

61-degree heat wave

Was 61 at 6 this morning and has been falling ever since. Of course, up where the short one's kids live it's been in negative numbers all day. I've done my best to forget what that's like, however. Must be some Puritan need for self-flagellation that makes them want to live there.

All of our christmas cacti have decided to bloom this week in spite of the cranky weather. Not just the yellow and purple we acquired last weekend but the red and yellow and pink ones that have been hanging out here for a few years. Blue--some genetic engineer needs to slip the color gene from chicory into the Schlumbergia gene pool. Now that would be sensational. The wild chicory has to most beautiful shade of blue of any flower anywhere. Bright. Electric.

Island Jim Southwest Florida Zone 10

Support hort.net -- join the hort.net fund drive!

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

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement