Re: Reblooming Immortality
On 10/8/96 6:06PM, in message <325ADDD8.27AB@ix.netcom.com>,
John I Jones <email@example.com> wrote:
> Additionally -- update on my reblooming stalk of IMMORTALITY -- the
> bloom is STILL hanging in there!! the new bud is just beginning to
> color next to the terminal, and there is a second bloom down the stalk.
> this would win at least queen of the show at a fall iris show!! This
> is nearly 5 days old!!
Way cool. My first stalk of Ship Shape is within two days of opening, I can
about 2 inches of blue above the green outside casing of the bud (is
there a name
for those parts?)
John | "There be dragons here"
| Annotation used by ancient cartographers
| to indicate the edge of the known world.
John Jones, firstname.lastname@example.org
Fremont CA, USDA zone 8/9 (coastal, bay)
Max high 95F/35C, Min Low 28F/-2C average 10 days each
Heavy clay base for my raised beds.
The green casing is the spathe.
Witch of Endor has about 8 bloom stalks just loaded with buds. I
can't wait. She is one of my favorite rebloomers.
Dana Brown Lubbock, Texas Zone 7
Where the coldest it's ever been is
-17 on 2/8/33 and the warmest it's
ever been is 114 on 6/27/94