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Re: HYB: carried away makign crosses


Linda Mann wrote:

> Of the 50 or more crosses I made last year, many involved older super
> tough cultivars crossed with newer ones, trying to get some breeding
> stock.  I expect that most, if not all, of these will become compost.

Linda,

My experience so far with this type of cross has yielded some great
results.  There's nothing like making a few improvements to your
favorite historics.  I've had some truly ugly seedlings too but some are
elegant enough to keep.

Chris
zone 4b
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