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

Re: Latin Hideaway (was mesopotamica influence)

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: Re: Latin Hideaway (was mesopotamica influence)
  • From: "Jeff and Carolyn Walters" <cwalters@digitalpla.net>
  • Date: Mon, 23 Feb 1998 18:11:10 -0700 (MST)

Celia Storey writes:
> >
> Thank you for this explanation!
> So, the proper way to attempt to bedazzle garden visitors with pretended
> technical knowledge would be to point out LATIN HIDEAWAY's *expression*
> probable I. mesopotamica ancestry.
> I like that even better than attributing its greenness to ancient genes.
> The more qualifiers in the sentence, the smarter I will sound. ;->

Sorry, Celia, but I am going to take away one of your status-enhancing
qualifiers. There is no doubt that LATIN HIDEAWAY has I. mesopotamica in
its ancestry. However, I suppose if you can't do without, you could
substitute "well-documented" for "probable". (-:

Jeff Walters in northern Utah  (USDA Zone 4, Sunset Zone 2)

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