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Re: Help
  • Subject: Re: Help
  • From: "El Hutchison" <eleanore@mts.net>
  • Date: Mon, 3 May 2010 19:24:40 -0500


Hi Marsha.  Looks like wind and rain have done a real job on your iris stalks.  I'd pinch or cut the top blossom off and see if that straightens out the stalk.  Otherwise, you'll have to stake them.
El, near Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Z3
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Monday, May 03, 2010 7:03 PM
Subject: [iris-photos] Help

Please forgive me up front if I am not doing this right as I am more of a lurker than participant.
These iris were standing straight this morning and as the day went by "goosenecked".  I am south of Nashville and did get hit by the rains and flooding.  I expected stalks on the ground, wind damage, etc but I can't remember ever having a stalk go soft during the day.  Is this due to the rains?  Humidity?  Should I do something?
Thanks in advance,
Marsha Williams

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