You seem to have the same idea I
Everytime I saw a picture of Thornbird,
Conjuration, or Sky Hooks, they looked different. I have not really been
impressed with the pictures of Thornbird that I have seen, but some of my
friends that grew it last year said they LOVED it when it bloomed for
So I am growing these to see for myself how they
look, like you are. Mine however, will not bloom for another 5 months or
so since I am north of the equator.
I think flounces on Sky Hooks would look
interesting. The only pictures I have seen of it displayed
horns. We shall see what they do in my arid desert temperature.
Patrick Orr - who has never grown any of the more
popular irise but Breakers in 11 years, until now.
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Sent: Tuesday, November 09, 1999 3:53
Subject: [iris-talk] Aaaagh!! Space
Just though I'd pass
on to you some lovely space agers that are
flowering in my garden now...
all for the first time.
Skyhooks (interesting colour.... love
And I should get to see the
infamous Thornbird within the next couple
of days. I look forward to
forming my own opinions on that one given the
"arguements" on the list in
the past. I wonder what form mine will take
this year.... I wonder
what my potting mix will make it do. Will be
interesting to see in
the future when it is in the ground.
others in flower now that I'm not going to start listing them.
love Six Pack, Acoma, Queen of Elegance, Knighted, Cheerful
(just finished).... and I'll stop there.
the best from Down Under.
USDA Zone 8