Tossing away the wrong ones can be hard in the
beginning, and you must not do that with witnesses around...they scream : "
how lovely it is..." "you shouldn't", "how cruel", "can i have
So when you plan playing Cruella in your garden be
sure no one is around . It should be a solitary "thing"...
I've bean teaching for 20 years, and i've used all
the patience and understanding i could, even with hopeless cases. There was
alway hope for progress.
Now, with irises, there is absolutely NO
MERCY anymore... what an amazing liberty!
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Monday, September 24, 2007 12:01
Subject: [iris-photos] Re: HYB Spirit of
MemphisXGold of Autumn
That is also pretty amazing, Loic.
<To go on with mixing old ones
with very old ones...
Gold of Autumn is from 1961, Spirit of Memphis
One of the things I like about working with these old ones
is that it's
really obvious which ones go immediately to the compost
Can't believe I'm calling something born so recently "old"
<The 9 others that bloomed in the spring were immediately sent
Linda Mann east
Tennessee USA zone 7/8
East Tennessee Iris Society <http://www.DiscoverET.org/etis>
7, Kentucky-Tennessee <http://www.aisregion7.org>
Iris Society web site <http://www.irises.org>
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