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Re: Re:labels

  • Subject: Re: [iris-photos] Re:labels
  • From: "auntypear" <auntypear@one.net.au>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Jun 2001 09:13:01 +1000

Hello,

Did you try to laminate the label?
    I have some laminated labels in my greenhouse and they last for two
years already. I don't know how much longer they can last. All I did is cut
the picture out of catalogue and laminate it with name of the plant. It
works.

Cheers,

Aunty Pear

----- Original Message -----
From: Kitty <kitty@ojai.net>
To: <iris-photos@yahoogroups.com>
Sent: Monday, June 11, 2001 7:15 PM
Subject: Re: [iris-photos] Re:labels


> I have tried many things and have found our hot sun bakes most plastics
and
> completely bleaches any writing whether permanent ink or paint.  I tried
> metal stakes from an old miniblind I replaced.  I cut the pieces and
labeled
> with a Brother labelmaker.  It is working so far, but am only in the
second
> season.
>
> Good luck.
> Kitty
>
> imboswor@hr.state.ks.us wrote:
>
> > Almost as bad as not marking your Iris when planting thinking you'll
> > get to it later...or making a map of the flower bed marking where
> > each iris is planted only to loose your map....
> >
> > Speaking of that can anyone give me a cost effective (cheap) place I
> > can purchase (or easy for a non industrial woman to make) markers,
> > tags for iris's.  Ones that look acceptable and yet will hold up for
> > many seasons?   I open for ideas.
> >
> > --- In iris-photos@y..., "Deb Barone" <customart@u...> wrote:
> > > I'm reviewing a ton of photos I took at my first visit to an iris
> > garden a
> > > month or so ago. Everything was in bloom, and I took three rolls of
> > photos
> > > on film and loaded the digital camera with the rest.
> > >
> > > I didn't take a notebook.
> > > <oh, the lessons we learn>
> > >
> > > I'm thinking it's hopeless to try as a beginner to locate the names
> > for
> > > these iris.  I will take them (printed out) to the gardens when I
> > pick up
> > > the order.
> > >
> > > So, in case anyone else is also a new iris addict and has never
> > experienced
> > > the overwhelming "Oh, honey, LOOK!" and total disregard for
> > recordkeeping...
> > > Don't forget your notebooks.
> > >
> > > <foolish grin>
> > >
> > > Deb
> >
> >
> >
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http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/
>
>
>
>
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>
>


 

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