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Re: SPEC: I. virginica seed, and Spec-X

In a message dated 8/9/00 8:45:42 AM Eastern Daylight Time, 
wmoores@watervalley.net writes:

<<  Anner, you should see the seeds I shelled from the pods of 
 LITTLE CAILLET x BLACK WIDOW.  They look like miniature 
 filberts.  They have no corks, so they show no LA influence. Guess 
 the mama plant decides what seeds will look like.  I have never 
 seen iris seeds that look like these.>>

They sound very endearing, Walta.

Who knows. When in doubt I either sow in December and leave them outside so 
Nature can take Her course, or soak, surface sow, and stratify for six weeks. 
Most things come up. Why don't you let them dry a few weeks then experiment 
with one nice plump one. Soak it, sow it, and give it some light and warm and 
see what happens. If it refused to do anything insix weeks, stick it into the 
frige for a spell and then bring it out and see what the story is. 

Anner, in Virginia


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