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
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

Unauthorized use of a plant doesn't invalidate it's patent

RSS story archive

Re: Cascades or Alpines

  • Subject: Re: [IGSROBIN] Cascades or Alpines
  • From: Brian Roth <sevenmi@DNC.NET>
  • Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2002 21:53:04 -0800

This ought to help.  Balcons and mini-cascades are Oglevee varieties. Cascades are from Fischer



Brian Roth

Sandy Connerley wrote:

> Laurie,
> According to The Random House Book of Indoor and Greenhouse Plants,
> Volume 1, by Phillips and Rix, page 180 and 181, Cascades are generally
> smaller and less creeping than the ivy leaved pelargoniums.  Ivy leaved
> are dderived mainly from teh wild species Pelargonium peltatum.  The
> cascades are possibly crosses iwth Pelargonium acetosum.  These would
> include the 'Decora' plants raised by Bury in 1970's, 'Fiesta'  and
> 'Le'Elegante' which is a form of P. peltatum.  The 'Mini Cascades' were
> raised by Fischer in Germany.  I am only finding them listed in various
> catalogs as Ivy Geranium types.  Would also love to know more.
> Regards,
> Sandy Connerley
> Eureka, CA, soon to be Grover Beach, CA


 © 1995-2015 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index