i guess i didn't press the proper buttons at the
right time so my
answer got placed with my normal messages
another path, hoping it will work better
i'm French as you guessed, moved
to Holland 10 years ago.
Eitje will be the first iris with a Dutch mane
in a very long time,
and i'll be happy to introduce it if it keeps it's
You're apsolutely right with the pronounciation:
I'll keep you posted when new ones bloom next spring.
have replanted 1037 sdlgs in June and i hope 3/4 will resist the
Your husband might help me in finding names in
--- In email@example.com,
afternoon Loic, That is a very nice photo of your seedling! I
the parents chosen. It would be nice to see it in a clump
when you have
one. I would like to see down into it. In other words
the photo taken at a
higher height than the flower and down into the
heart. The colors should
show beautifully. Send on more photos. You
have succeeded in sending the
first one. My husband was raised in
Holland and so knows how to pronounce
Eitje but how would you tell
the iris members how to pronounce it? Maybe
Congratulations. Your last name is not Dutch but maybe French
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: loic tasquier
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Sent: Tuesday, November 07, 2006 2:55 PM
[iris-photos] holland calling
> Hello everyone!
> After all this time spent
looking, i dare write a message to you
> With a picture
> Hope the technical side won't fail me!
> Here's my first baby!
> At least, the first i dare to
> It's a (inscription X Captive sun) cross.
> In Dutch, it means "little egg"and in local dialect it
> It was very easy to select cos it was the only sdlg
> Now, it has to prove it's worth...not to end up on
the C.H. ( i
dare not say it outloud...Compost Heap...).
If you read this and can see the picture, it means i can send
> I will!
> Till later