Re: IRC: Fri Chat - Sept Daze
Walter A. Moores wrote:
> On Fri, 12 Sep 1997, John I Jones wrote:
> > Well summer's gone, at least for most, leaving us dazed and in deep iris
> > withdrawal. Fight off the blues with IRIS CHAT. Sometimes we even hear
> > from the down under folks who can regale us with tales of new fans and
> > bloom stalks forming.
> John, you could cure those Sept/Oct iris blues with some
> rebloomers, and I would think in your climate Nov and Dec could offer some
> rebloom also.
> Currently, I have two perfectly formed stalks of NORTHWARD HO in
> bloom. CANTINA has been fabulous with July, August, and September
> rebloom. I see stalks coming on ICELAND, MY FRIEND JONATHAN, QUEEN
> DOROTHY, and some of my introductions and seedlings. I have even dug up a
> seedling to keep it from reblooming so I will have plenty of stock as it
> is an introduction for '98.
True!! Come join us on the chat.
John | "There be dragons here"
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John Jones, email@example.com
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.