On Apr 4, 2007, at 7:46 AM, little bit wrote:
> I know this should be on iris talk, but for some
> reason I can't figure out how to sign up for that..
> firstname.lastname@example.org is an internet mailing list devoted to
> discussion on garden irises. Both experienced irisarians and
> beginners are welcome. If you grow, breed, or study irises,
> want to learn how, or just want to join the conversation,
> you are invited to subscribe.
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