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Re: Re: re TB: the Pinkest Pink & bin iris

  • Subject: Re: [iris-photos] Re: re TB: the Pinkest Pink & bin iris
  • From: Christopher Darlington chris.darlington@sympatico.ca
  • Date: Thu, 13 Feb 2003 20:29:16 -0500


My site is up and running but it's still rough around the edges. I need
to get the bugs out and correct the grammar before I share the address.

I do have an iris section with photos, culture info for zone 4 including
my early planting thoughts, seed germination info and some other stuff. 
I'll get to work cleaning it up soon, I've been lazy for the last 2
weeks because the arctic weather here is getting to me.


lmmunro wrote:
> That is a great idea. Where is your website?
> Laetitia
> --- In iris-photos@yahoogroups.com, "broue2002
> <chris.darlington@s...>" <chris.darlington@s...> wrote:
> > --- In iris-photos@yahoogroups.com, "FRANCELLE EDWARDS"
> > <fjmjedwards@w...> wrote:
> > >
> > > I don't know why that's not Beverly Sills.  It sure looks like it
> > to me.
> > >
> > > Francelle Edwards    Glendale,  AZ   Zone 9
> >
> >
> > Thanks for this Francelle,
> >
> > I'm going to buy Beverly Sills this summer and grow the two side by
> > side.  This is the only way to really find out.
> >
> > The bin iris I get at the Quebec equivalent to Home Depot are
> > fabulous. I have gotten some great surprises, my 5 yellow rhizomes
> > bloomed identical to Wild Jasmine and made one hell of a striking
> > clump.  I made a few crosses using pollen from her and am anxious
> to
> > see the results.  I'll post my photo tonight.
> >
> > I buy the bin rhizomes around this time, pot them and set them on
> the
> > window ledge.  Winters are long here so doing this is great fun for
> > those with itchy feet.
> >
> > I've also ended up with Immortality, Interpol, and some other drop
> > dead unknowns that I'll post tonight as well for fun.  I've also
> had
> > some luck with imported Dutch TB rhizomes blooming true to name,
> > including the lovely chestnut colored Louvois.  A real beauty.
> >
> > I plan to have a little section of my web site for Mart and bin
> iris
> > and what they did or didn't look like.  Should be fun.
> >
> > Chris
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