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: OT: Daylily Seed


I believe every situation is different. There are so many factors involved.
We could sit here and list them all day.  I know one daylily hybridizer who
introduced a new plant at $175.00 and had 400 plants available when it was
released.  He still had a waiting list after shipping these initial orders.

I am a small time daylily hybridizer who has casually sold my introductions
to people that have visited the garden or seen my web site.  I sold about 12
of my  WIGGLE WORM over the past year for $75.00.  After the daylily
National Convention I sold my remaining stock of 20 plants, and could easily
have sold another 50 if I had them.  The plant was "discovered" at the
convention because I guested it to one garden and it put on a nice display.
My garden web design and garden video production is more of my real
business, not selling plants.  However, it is fun when people enjoy the
flowers you hybridize.

I bet we all have stories to share either about ourselves or that we have
heard from friends about the selling of plants.

I am off to Ohio and Pennsylvania in the morning to visit gardens, video
gardens, attend a daylily regional, give a presentation, and have fun with
plants for the next week.

Happy Gardening,

Bobby Baxter
Your Web Site Is Waiting For You

TheGardenSite.com: http://thegardensite.com
Daylily Gardens Of The World: http://daylily.net/gardens
Gardens Of The World: http://thegardensite.com/gardens
Iris Gardens Of The World: http://thegardensite.com/irises
Daylily.Net: http://daylily.net
GardenTalk Forum: http://thegardensite.com/gardentalk/

----- Original Message -----
From: <Autmirislvr@aol.com>
To: <iris@hort.net>
Sent: Monday, July 07, 2003 11:53 AM
Subject: Re: [iris] OT: Daylily Seed

> In a message dated 7/7/2003 10:48:38 AM Central Standard Time,
> wmoores@watervalley.net writes:
> > They do not increase as fast as irises.
> Walter, it's also been my understanding that Daylilly breeders don't wait
> accumulate as much stock before introduction as iris breeders do.  This
> also account for the elevated $$.
> Is there any truth to this?
> Betty W from south-central KY zone 6
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the
> message text UNSUBSCRIBE IRIS

To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the

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