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
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

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

RSS story archive

CULT: Liquidamber?

At 06:08  6/08/01 -0700, you wrote:
> >Sounds like liquidambar.
>   Now why would ground up liquidambar roots make the iris go
> crazy?


Maybe it isn't the ground up roots, but rather tha fact that there is no
tree sucking all the moisture and nutrients out of the irises.
Liquidambers have pretty strong roots.  They would have been taking
everything they could out of the soil, leaving little for the irises.

Maybe the irises "breathed a sigh of relief" and went ballistic when it was
cut down?

Just a thought.

------------------------ Yahoo! Groups Sponsor ---------------------~-->
Small business owners...
Tell us what you think!


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

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index