hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
 Navigation
Articles
Gallery of Plants
Blog
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Patents
Mailing Lists
    FAQ
    Netiquette
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
Links
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

Unauthorized use of a plant doesn't invalidate it's patent

RSS story archive

Re: HIST: unknown ol' white


--- In iris-photos@y..., Randy Squires <randysiris@j...> wrote:
> Now all you have to do is find out the name
> for us  :)

Thanks, Randy, for the rotated picture.  Janet, this one reminds me 
of Lady Boscawen.  The only way to know for sure, as has often 
pointed out, is to acquire the possible match, grow them side by side 
and compare.  Judging from the form and character in the photo, it 
looks like a Purissima offspring for sure, but weren't nearly all 
whites?

It is helpful to look at the patterning of the haft veins--often a 
variety match can be helped along by close inspection of those 
markings, as unique in Iris as fingerprints are in a human.  Trouble 
is, there were umpteen thousand whites of this vintage one could use 
for comparison.  Since relatively few of them were as clean as this 
one appears to be and had general distribution, this might be one of 
the better known ones.

Neil Mogensen   zone 7a, western NC


------------------------ Yahoo! Groups Sponsor ---------------------~-~>
Make good on the promise you made at graduation to keep
in touch. Classmates.com has over 14 million registered
high school alumni--chances are you'll find your friends!
http://us.click.yahoo.com/l3joGB/DMUCAA/4ihDAA/RnOVlB/TM
---------------------------------------------------------------------_->

 

Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/ 






 © 1995-2015 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index