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Re: Cold-weather Spurias

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: Re: Cold-weather Spurias
  • From: Gerry Snyder <gcsnyd@loop.com>
  • Date: Fri, 21 Feb 1997 21:06:50 -0700 (MST)

Efford wrote:
> It is interesting to see the different perspectives on climate.  Gerry
> identifies Highline Snowflake as a spuria that might live in the cold of
> Kentucky!!  

I just meant a place with hard freezes and significant snow, unlike its
native San Diego.

>  Height does not seem to be a factor as those at the
> local botanic gardens are over 3 ft.

But around 3 ft is short for a spuria (I'm not sure 
how much over 3 ft you mean). Six feet is common here.
gcsnyd@loop.com    AIS Region 15 (about 5% of TBs in bloom now)
Warm, winterless Los Angeles
My work?  Helping generate data for http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/galileo

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