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Re: Lemon Sorbet

From: "Patrick Orr" <PatrickJOrr@hotmail.com>

I wish I could take the credit for producing such a beautiful bloom, but I must admit all I am guilty for is taking its picture.  The credit for growing it belongs to Don and Bobbie Shepard. 
I did not notice the health of the plant, but I did NOT notice anything wrong with it.  We do not typically have leaf spot or scorch out here in Phoenix, although there WERE a few reported cases of scorch this year scattered throughout the valley after the rain storm we had a few weeks ago.
The picture of this bloom was difficult to color correct.  I got it as close as I could, but it is NO substitution for the real thing.  It is gorgeous, and that is saying something coming from a mostly TB lover/grower who is not all that fond of yellow irises anyway.
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Tuesday, March 28, 2000 4:21 AM
Subject: Re: [iris-photos] Lemon Sorbet

From: "heather & bernard pryor" <irishaven@pip.com.au>

Patrick said:
>>Here is a Louisiana in bloom here in the Phoenix Desert.  I am not sure if I spelled the name correctly, I just wanted to share the picture.<<
You have certainly spelt the name correctly.  It's one of my babies!
Congratulations on producing such a perfect bloom!  I hope that the rest of the plant is looking as healthy.  
The colour is so very soft and delicate - just like a tantalizingly fresh lemon sorbet on a hot summer's day.
Thanks for sharing the photo.  You have quite made my day!
Cheers for now,
Heather Pryor
Visit our website at: http://www.pip.com.au/~irishaven
Where we also have a photo of LEMON SORBET - but it's nothing as nice as the one from Patrick!
Phoenix, AZ  USA   
Zone 9

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