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Re: TB: Awards....was....HISTORIC VS. MODERN TB's -Lengthy

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: Re: TB: Awards....was....HISTORIC VS. MODERN TB's -Lengthy
  • From: "Joe Spears" <argliris@gte.net>
  • Date: Wed, 17 Dec 1997 20:47:06 -0700 (MST)

   SILVERADO and HONKY TONK BLUES are neither one great performers here.
WINTER OLYMPICS will not grow at all for anyone I know around here.
SKYWATCH hangs in there and PAC PAN is a super performer.  MARY GEDDES does

Joe and Donna
Argyle Acres
-----Original Message-----
From: John Montgomery <monashee@junction.net>
To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
Date: Wednesday, December 17, 1997 6:39 PM
Subject: Re: TB: Awards....was....HISTORIC VS. MODERN TB's -Lengthy

>At 03:22 PM 97-12-17 -0700, Walter Moores wrote:
>> The ones I had reference to are SILVERADO and HONKY TONK BLUES.  I
>>have two fans of these in the many years I have grown them.  They do not
>>increase, nor do they bloom.  1998 will be the last year for them if they
>>do not win, place or show.  SKYWATCH grew well but bloomed only every
>>three or four years  WINTER OLYMPICS and PACIFIC PANORAMA were never a
>>problem.  I have never grown MARY GEDDESS.
>I guess there are geographical differences. SILVERADO grows like a pig
>here. Too vigorous really for my taste. HONKY TONK BLUES is more restrained
>but acceptably vigorous. SKY WATCH always blooms well.
>John Montgomery
>Vernon  BC  Zone 5

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