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RE: CULT:Tumble Weeds

  • Subject: RE: [iris-photos] CULT:Tumble Weeds
  • From: arilbredbreeder@cs.com
  • Date: Thu, 17 Mar 2005 03:31:44 -0500

"Neil A Mogensen" <neilm@charter.net> wrote:
>These pesky weeds do have an ecological asset, however, as their tap root 
>goes deep and brings much needed micronutrients to the surface.  These 
>accumulate both under the weed as it sheds its tiny, transient leaves, and 
>then later in the areas where the tumbler finally comes to rest and 
>disintegrates or is burned.

And the variation in their flowers ALMOST tempt one to hybridize them 

Sharon McAllister

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