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Re: A rose is a rose . . .

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: Re: A rose is a rose . . .
  • From: "Jeff and Carolyn Walters" <cwalters@cache.net>
  • Date: Mon, 1 Sep 1997 09:05:29 -0600 (MDT)

Kathy Guest writes (1 Sept 97):

> BUT . . . one missed opportunity, IMHO, with iris breeders is the RICH
American
> blues tradition we have . . . . (clip)        

Kathy,

Perhaps the blues artists have been overlooked, but there are a number of
iris names that honor localities associated with the blues . . . . ST.
LOUIS BLUES (Schreiner, 79), MEMPHIS BLUES (Schreiner, 87), and BOURBON
STREET (Dunn, 85) come to mind.

Jeff Walters in northern Utah  (USDA Zone 4, Sunset Zone 2)
cwalters@cache.net





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