Re: AIS: Iris names....was...Nematodes & South America
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- Subject: Re: AIS: Iris names....was...Nematodes & South America
- From: "J. Griffin Crump" <email@example.com>
- Date: Fri, 13 Feb 1998 16:23:47 -0700 (MST)
Rick Tasco/Roger Duncan wrote:
> Ross wrote:
> > I keep having this wild fantasy. What if the AIS were to require that all
> > new iris introductions had at least part of both parent's names. . . The
> > possibilities boggle the imagination.
Then Rick wrote:
> Requirements aside there are already quite a few like this. Example :
> Baby Blessed (Baby Snowflake X Twice Blessed).
Then, we might see:
CHERRY SMOKE X HOLY NIGHT = HOLY SMOKE
SWEETER THAN WINE X RASPBERRY FUDGE = SWEETER THAN FUDGE
BLENHEIM ROYAL X BUSY BEING BLUE = BUSY BEING BLENHEIM
And, of course:
BEFORE THE STORM X AFTER THE STORM = BEFORE THE AFTER
and its sibling, AFTER THE BEFORE
There could be more of this -- and undoubtedly will be -- but I'm
getting out now.
Griff Crump, along the tidal Potomac near Mount Vernon, VA