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Re: pod size vs. seed quantity

  • Subject: Re: pod size vs. seed quantity
  • From: greenthumbs <greenthumbs777@yahoo.com>
  • Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2009 10:40:27 -0700 (PDT)

   There is a lot of variability with pods on the same stalk. Some are like the end of my pinkie finger and others are larger than both thumbs together. That's going to be disappointing if it's just thick walls.


David
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--- On Fri, 6/26/09, autmirislvr@aol.com <autmirislvr@aol.com> wrote:

> From: autmirislvr@aol.com <autmirislvr@aol.com>
> Subject: Re: [iris] pod size vs. seed quantity
> To: iris@hort.net
> Date: Friday, June 26, 2009, 1:32 PM
> << wondering if that may mean
> they could have lots of seed, or if there
> just may be lots of empty space?>>
> 
> David, in my garden (So.KY zone 6) it simply means the
> walls of the chambers are thicker. Pods have character and
> variability, also.
> 
> Betty W.
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: greenthumbs <greenthumbs777@yahoo.com>
> To: iris@hort.net
> Sent: Fri, Jun 26, 2009 12:16 pm
> Subject: [iris] pod size vs. seed quantity
> 
> 
> 
> Hi all,
> 
> I have a couple pods on 'Six Pack' that are getting
> enormous, compared to any
> Iris pods I've ever seen at least.
> 
> I was wondering if that may mean they could have lots of
> seed, or if there
> just may be lots of empty space?
> 
> 
> David
> IN
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