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Re: re: re: Faraway Blue

  • Subject: Re: re: re: Faraway Blue
  • From: "Margie Valenzuela" <IrisLady@comcast.net>
  • Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2009 15:36:28 -0700

Adam, how fun that will be to see what 'Faraway Blue' is capable of as a parent! 
 
I grew it here a while back, but never crossed with it.  However, I can tell you - it grew quite well here;......... so making that cross is a VERY good thing for this side of the U.S. too! 
 
~ Margie V.
Oro Valley, AZ.
 
 
----- Original Message -----
From: Cordesview
Sent: Thursday, June 25, 2009 7:42 AM
Subject: [iris-photos] re: re: Faraway Blue

Hi Linda and Betty,

I ran out and checked Faraway Blue, and yes, it does have pollen.

Now that no-one else has any offspring from it, I'm tempted to play!!
Hehehehe!

The flowers look healthy, especially the stigmatic lip. Sometimes
when I go to an iris with a great idea in my mind, and pollen in my
fingers, I'll get to that stigmatic lip, and there's crusty edges to
it . . . a tell tail sign that it's probably not going to set seed.
BUMMER!

Adam~



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