Staying on Topic
An unmoderated list like this will be what its participants make it. No more.
If the majority want nothing more than a chat room, that's what it will become
-- I'll just overtax my DELETE key, and occasionally join in the banter.
If the majority are here to learn, we have the potential for a fabulous,
freewheeling, seminar. When we were posting about more advanced topics, like
nomenclature and hybridizing, there were complaints that the discussion was
getting too technical -- beyond the interests of most people -- so we took a lot
of that off-list.
No loss to me. I can get the information I need via e-mail. But would our
lurkers rather "hear" Larry and me banter about the relative merits of winter &
spring or discuss how to recognize COLOR CARNIVAL on the show table?
I promise no segue into my professorial tones -- but the floor is open to