In a message dated 3/3/2007 2:47:14 A.M. Central Standard Time,
<<my comment of the shape was only reffering to what i
have been told not to do in my crosses: going back too much in time, size
it really depends on what YOUR goals are. If your primary goal is to
be a HUGE commercial success with your seedlings, you might be wise to follow
this advice. The trend does seem to be toward more round falls, even in
the medians. Could you put that color on a modern form? People would
love it!! Never know unless you try.
goals? I'm a very visual person and find it helps to put mine on
paper. My primary goal is to produce quality and hardy tall bearded
irises that will bloom off season into zone 4. I'm a list
maker! I list the patterns I want to produce. Then I list
the irises I own that might contribute to reaching that goal.
Even when you have limited space or health, it's nice to have
Don't take the fun out of the equation!
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