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

HYB: germination (was Loic's seedlings)
  • Subject: HYB: germination (was Loic's seedlings)
  • From: Linda Mann <lmann@lock-net.com>
  • Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2010 13:52:20 -0400


I can hardly wait to see the third generation here too! A few last
fall, another bunch should bloom this spring.

Most (all?) germination here is probably long over. The biggest
seedlings in these photos are from the first and second wave of
refrigerated burritos, the smaller ones are a few third wave from 2009
seeds, but mostly from 2008 seeds left outdoors till January, then
brought into the sun porch for germination. The ones with leaves on
them are 2007 (last chance!), 2008, and 2009 still ungerminated seeds.
Probably a very few more will come up in the next few weeks. Probably
none from 2007 seeds, but might be several from any remaining IMM
crosses from 2008.

In the photo of the older babies, the three pots with big white labels
are new introductions this spring from Tempo Two.

The seedling with the arrow in the younger group is a monster - IMM X
RED ROCK CANYON. No idea why this one is so much bigger than all the
others. Octaploid! ;-)

As you can see from the small number of pots from 2009 seeds, last year
was nearly a total flop for hybridizing (freezes & rain). At least all
these babies should be strong. I hope to get the oldest ones lined out
next week.

> Thanks for telling me the ones you like best, of course you have noticed the rebloom genes...!
> And it is going to get even better with the C generation that should start to get into the registration plan next year!
> I just can't wait for the 2nd bloom of this 3rd generation, as well of the first bloom of some of the D generation!
> The E generation has 56 pots with a beginning of germinations, it is absolutely a kick, twice a day, to look for the tiny green shoots coming out of the grit on top of the pots!
> Do you have germinations too?
> Loïc

JPEG image

JPEG image

JPEG image

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

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