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: another rebloomer
  • Subject: HYB: another rebloomer
  • From: Linda Mann <lmann@lock-net.com>
  • Date: Thu, 29 Sep 2011 21:26:17 -0400


Jill, I really like your idea of keeping the other seedling as an 'also
ran' to introduce along with a more perfect one. There was something on
NPR the other morning about not waiting for perfection.

Maiden bloom on this one was this spring. HoM X RENOWN (garden name of
the cross is "homer" ;-) ) 2nd year germinant. This cross produced a
bunch of seedlings that rebloomed last year, but no stalks up on any of
them so far this fall. However, there is a sib in the foreground of
this photo (another 2nd year germinant) that has 3 stalks coming along.

Nice sweet fragrance - smells like Japanese honeysuckle. Erratic
weather contributed to corkscrew stalk and missing parts. But at least
it's blooming.

This one definitely isn't perfect! Betty, you were asking for photos of
these last year (the first year germinants' fall blooms). This one has
the best bloom size & form so far. I think.

Linda Mann east TN USA zone 7

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