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Re: Seedlings

 I really think that people that are 
>complaining about the price of a new plant should take the time and money 
>necessary to produce one and then express an opinion.
>As Mary says this process is costly , both in time and money.  It isn't
the plant you buy, it is, that the process in order to produce the best,
requires that hundreds and even thousands of plants be raised, and some
portion of those be growen on, before finally selicting that "rare" plant
which finally shows it'self as something worthwhile.  To do this to an
extent that produces any number of outstanding plants, requires a lot of
work as well as the investment.  Most hybridizers, get relitivly small
rewards, if any at all, (monetary) for their efforts.

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