Seems like it put nearly all it's energy into the stalk, since the rhizome
small & only one increase. Since I didn't want to stress it any,
pollinate it. The first bloom only had a little pollen, so I cut the
put it in sugar water. The other 6 blooms gave more pollen that
To me this pollen is more or less precious, so I'll wait until
are optimal in May and try whatever looks best, but certainly some
crosses and bright, fat beards. I hope Sharpshooter and Gypsy Lord
The only pod I set indoors this fall was on a Private Dancer X
seedling with little horns. I thought it was the first TBSARE to
Indiana until a report came in from up at Muncie of Mesmerizer
there, where the drought was not so bad.
Yes, I have pictures, if you want, but it's not impressive.
Mary Lou, near Indianapolis, Z5