Re: New to the List but will have many questions
Clark Lukens wrote:
> Hi, my name is Clark and I am new to the list, but I have been reading it for
> about four weeks. The important questions about myself should be answered
> first before I start my questions.
> I am 46. I live in Pasadena, CA --- a USDA zone of nine ot ten.
> I am jealous because my iris beds are rather small and not like you crazy
> people with thousands of those TBs.
(Shock! Please say thousands of iris. Hide the fact that most
of ours are TBs ;-)
> I work as a chemist at an aerospace company and try to use my chemistry
> background to aid my garden.
(Just so your company doesn't go into competition with JPL.)
> My first question: Do some irises need a chill temperature in order to bloom?
Need for cold seems inversely correlated with height.
Gerry in Sunland (Los Angeles) hoping to avoid fires