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

Re: Unfinished projects ...

Hello Cynthia,

The IGS seed project was not yet started. In my "to do list" I planned to
start 1 september (1999 of course). I will do it this week and I will
monitor the germination for about two weeks. Then I am in Indonesia for 2 or
three weeks and after that I will report the results.

In the past period I have done some own seed project with a lot of difficult
(?) hoarea seeds. This shows a germination pattern of about 33% in two
weeks, 50% in three weeks, 58 % in four weeks, 62% in five weeks etc. And a
germination of 66% in three months time. So one third germinates in a short
time (two weeks), one third germinates in a period of three weeks to three
months and one third did not germinate within three months and I expect the
germination rate of these remaining seeds to be very low. I used standard
potting soil and I kept this soil very wet. Most of the seedlings have
allready died. I think because of the poor light conditions, the wet soil
and the bad treatment by me.



----- Original Message -----
From: Cynthia S. Lohry <Hedgehug@AOL.COM>
Sent: Friday, February 11, 2000 2:46 AM
Subject: Re: Unfinished projects ...

> I have two unfinished projects on my desk that I'm trying to finish and
> awayL
> First, two people asked that I snail mail them a list of the books
> re geraniums.  I made the copies of the list, put them into envelopes, but
> lost the people's names and addresses.  If you could please re-notify me,
> could get those mailed off before I manage to lose the envelopes.  I've
> upgraded computers and can no longer access my old emails and data to
> the original messages.
> Second, can the people who were involved in the seed project for IGS
> report their results back?  We'd like to get the article written and input
> into an upcoming journal.
> Thanks,
> Cynthia Lohry

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index