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Re: Chat: Naming Suttons Iris

From: "Shauna _" <skorblizzard@hotmail.com>

Ah, to have an iris named after you (or be able to buy a personalized bike 
license plate for that matter...)

How I wished my name was Mary or Nancy back then, when the bike plates were 
hip. I named both my daughters with names current with the times that they 
were born, (making sure of course that there were bike license plates 
available for them, before I named them)(just kidding!) - but when the time 
came that I suggested that I buy them one, they both flatly refused, stating 
that "Bike License plates are for geeks."

Needless to say, I was crushed.

I figure the only way I will get anything with the name Shauna on it, is: 
create it myself or have someone name name a plant after me (hopefully 
before I am dead). I did suggest to Mike Sutton that he should name a white 
and brown plicata after my email address account(Skorblizzard - white 
ice-cream with bits of Skor chocolate bar in it) but I am still waiting on 
that one.  :)

Last week my 11 year old was trying her hand at hybridizing Asiatic lilies - 
so you never know!!

(zone 3)

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