hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: Lonicera fragrantissima and what else is blooming...

Nothing blooming here, either.  It's been in the teens for a couple of 
days - finally got up to about 30 this afternoon.  not much blooms
under these conditions.  except for the buds on the Pieris andromeda,
which are always pinkish at this time of the year, though even they
look pale.  At least it doesn't curl up tight like it's cousins the rhodies.
I usually have something in bloom in the house, but this year not even
that.  The amaryllis that were sent me for Christmas are just putting
up half-an-inch of leaf.  I'm relieved, because FedEx had left them on
top of the mail-box down at the main road on a 20 degree day instead
of bringing them up to the house.  Thankfully, a kind neighbor saw
them there and brought them up to me, but I was afraid they had been
chilled for too long.  Looks now as if they will be all right.
In a message dated 01/04/2008 11:37:55 AM Eastern Standard Time, 
silverhawk@flash.net writes:

Wow. I have NOTHING that is blooming outside, let me tell ya. Subzero
temps do not allow for THAT. BUT - my hibs that I brought in the house
are blooming which is nice. And my amaryllis has two big buds getting
ready to bloom - joy, joy. And all of them are a deep red color - very

**************Start the year off right.  Easy ways to stay in shape.     

To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the

Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement