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Re: colchiums & ivy question

Cool - thanks!

---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: Ron & Penny Verow <rverow@earthlink.net>
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Sat, 20 Sep 2003 14:50:42 -0400

>Hey Pam,
>Yep, that's how mine started - I now have 20-30 showing with flowers up 
>to about 8" - quite lovely & a few more just showing their vanilla heads.
>A nice day here in Maine
>Pamela J. Evans wrote:
>>Hey colchium lovers! When they sprout, do they look like a little white
>>sprout w/ a purple tip? If so, I've got a few showing right now. Just
>>got home from work and I'm out watering and saw them.
>>And a sure sign of fall - the spider lilies are coming up everywhere
>>too. The red ones are wild here and grow everywhere - love it.
>>Also, does anyone know what kind of ivy grows and forms clusters of
>>bright red berries, like little bunches of grapes? I have wild ivy all
>>the time, but this is the first time I've seen it produce berries? They
>>weren't there day before yesterday.
>>Strange. Also my purple morning glories are mutating into the most
>>glorious combination of colors. There's the dark purple w/ purple-red
>>stripes, now lighter purple w/ same stripes and a deep bluish-purple w/
>>the stripes and a light rose-pink w/ dots of deeper pink. I've got all
>>of these on that cattle panel trellis all at once and I mean to tell ya
>>- what a gorgeous combo it is!! Gotta go get another camera Monday to
>>get a picture of this. Delightfully beautiful. Hope everyone's ok and
>>having a gr888 day as our pal Tony would say!
>>Pam Evans
>>Kemp TX/zone 8A
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Pam Evans
Kemp TX/zone 8A


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