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

REB: 12/1/97 rebloom report (lengthy)

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: REB: 12/1/97 rebloom report (lengthy)
  • From: Rick Tasco/Roger Duncan <randrcv@sierratel.com>
  • Date: Tue, 2 Dec 1997 12:26:27 -0700 (MST)

Here is this month's rebloom report.  Our normal average first frost
date is around Thanksgiving, but none so far, 38 has been the coldest,
but the local "TV weather guessers" have warned about possible frosts
upcoming soon.  So as of December 1st, we have the following in bloom,
this time I've added a VERY brief color for those of you unfamiliar with
the varietal names:

MDB (Miniature Dwarf Bearded)
Ditto--white & reddish-plum 
Doozey--white & purple

SDB (Standard Dwarf Bearded)
Cry Baby--pale, pale blue with darker beard
Dark Crystal--deep dark purple
Extra Charm--violet
Flower Child--white and purple
Flower Shower--red-violet
Golden Violet--bronze with violet beard
Leprechaun's Delight--yellow bitone with blue beard
Little Blue-Eyes--yellow with blue beard
Little Bluets--mid-blue
Little Showoff--white--threatening to bloom out here!
Milano--yellow and red
Plum Wine--burgundy-red
Silk & Velvet--almost black!
Wizard's Return (Tasco--1999 intro)--reddish-violet, darker halo

MTB (Miniature Tall Bearded)
Lady Emma--yellow

IB (Intermediate Bearded)
Blessed Again--yellow bitone
Low Ho Silver--white; fragrant; everbloomer here

TB (Tall Bearded)
Autumn Clouds--pale sky blue
Autumn Encore--dark red-violet and white plicata
Autumn Tryst--white and red-violet plicata
Belvi Queen--reddish-brown on white plicata
Blatant--yellow and dark burgundy
Blazing Sunrise--white and orangey-salmon
Corn Harvest--yellow
Eggnog--heavily ruffled bronzy-yellow
Gold Reprise--large gold
Harvest of Memories--ruffled smooth yellow
High Ho Silver--very pale bluish-white
Istanbul--lt yellow standards; white and red violet falls
Januty Texan--dark yellow
Lemon Reflection--yellow
Light Rebuff--light pale creamy pinkish-orange
Mariposa Autumn (Tasco--1999 intro)--white & rosy-violet plicata
Matrix--cream, large flower
Misty Twilight--ruffled pale bluish-green
Moonlight Duet--yellowish and white
Orange Harvest--orange
Pink Attraction--pink
Renown--greyish-white; large flower
Rosalie Figge--dark purple; she's a great lady also!!!
Sunny Disposition--large light yellow
Sylvan--unusual, olive buds open to greyish-violet
Violet Music--mid-violet; fragrant
Zurich--modern form; white; fragrant

OK, if you've made it this far, what's reblooming for you!

Rick Tasco
Superstition Iris Gardens
Sierra Nevada foothills--Central California--Zone 8--foggy and cold
yesterday--high 54--low 39; this morning, bright blue sky and sunny

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