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RE: [Aroid-l] upcoming IAS show and sale

  • Subject: RE: [Aroid-l] upcoming IAS show and sale
  • From: "Patricia Frank" <tricia_frank@hotmail.com>
  • Date: Fri, 27 Aug 2004 19:52:18 -0400

Unfortunately it is now illegal to own a pistia, let alone show the plant at the show. I brought in one in the crystal award that goes with it and had it taken by our Plant Inspector. 
So there goes our fun. Alan Fernandez would not be pleased.
>From: "Alan Galloway" <alan_galloway@ncsu.edu>
>Reply-To: Alan Galloway <alan_galloway@ncsu.edu>,Discussion of aroids <aroid-l@gizmoworks.com>
>To: "aroid-l" <Aroid-l@gizmoworks.com>
>Subject: [Aroid-l] upcoming IAS show and sale
>Date: Fri, 27 Aug 2004 13:12:32 -0400
>I've been meaning to send this email for some time, but have just been too
>Was talking with an IAS member some weeks back and he mentioned that there
>used to be a contest at the IAS show and sale where individuals would enter
>their largest specimen of Pistia (water lettuce).  He said some were huge.
>Would there be any interest in reviving this contest?  Sounds like a lot of
>fun, especially for kids.
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