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Re: CULT: rebloom -- indoor seedling

  • Subject: Re: CULT: rebloom -- indoor seedling
  • From: ttowle1@comcast.net
  • Date: Fri, 10 Nov 2006 20:44:55 +0000

Where do you garden? My rebloomers were late this year and frost has nipped a few but they are still budding out. Also wet in the midwest so this must be the reason.
-------------- Original message --------------
From: "David Ferguson" <manzano57@msn.com>

Hi all,
Call me old fashioned, but I'd like to see more of a swing back to this "dated" form, or even more "dated".  Some of these newer ones with "full", "rounded", or "flaring" flowers don?t even look like Iris to me anymore.  I like it.  I have lots with this form, but none of them are such a nice dark rich color.  I might add that by my old-fashioned standards, this one even looks "modern".
Not a single rebloom this year for me, and I've no others in the area either.  It was a very wet cool summer, and it's been a relatively cool autumn.  Wonder how that relates.
Best to all,
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Friday, November 10, 2006 8:58 AM
Subject: Re: [iris-photos] CULT: rebloom -- indoor seedling

It's looking a bit perkier today, Billy  Maybe the terminal bloom was a little tired.  I can accept this flower form.  The falls have a satiny sheen.  It'll do okay as a breeder.  --  Griff
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Thursday, November 09, 2006 9:35 PM
Subject: Re: [iris-photos] CULT: rebloom -- indoor seedling

Love that color, Griff! Interested to see come from this down the road.

"J. Griffin Crump" <jgcrump@cox.net> wrote:
Sdlg 04R3, which I dug, potted and brought inside, is blooming nicely.  The lighting isn't too great for photos, but I'm attaching a couple.  It's a deep purple self, with beard the same color, as I expected.  6 buds, maybe 7, and nice height (30") and branching.  The flower form, however, is a little dated.  I guess that may be from a hidden gene in the parent whose identity was lost, since the pod parent has nice broad, semi-flared falls and usually produces similarly-shaped progeny.  I'll have to see what can be done with further breeding.  --  Griff
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