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Re: HYB: nighhtmare!

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: Re: HYB: nighhtmare!
  • From: "John I. Jones" <jijones@ix.netcom.com>
  • Date: Sat, 20 Jun 1998 22:57:03 +0000
  • References: <50ea078.358c6ca4@aol.com>

RYFigge@aol.com wrote:
>  Dennis, I commiserate with you - I use to have what I called my "demolition"
> worker - he always chopped off something precious like the  top leader of my
> Coral Bark Maple or-- ad infinitum - I could never let him have a pair of
> snips unless I was right there!  It is maddening, I know - hope a fellow
> hybridizer can help you - I'm not one - just had a brainstorm and phoned Joan
> Roberts of Friendship Gardens and she says that Lloyd Zurbrigg has used a
> potato if the pod has any kind of stem, you can stick it in a potato and that
> sometimes works..Good Luck - Rosalie  Figge in the Baltimore area

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