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Author Topic: Iris potaninii seed help  (Read 2995 times)

daveyp1970

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Re: Iris potaninii seed help
« Reply #15 on: November 22, 2009, 03:24:53 PM »
Lesley can i ask if you grow  Iris bloudowii ?i have sown seed of this iris as well but there isnt a lot of info,and yes i have no choice but its like being a child(some might say i still am)the night before christmas.
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Lesley Cox

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Re: Iris potaninii seed help
« Reply #16 on: November 22, 2009, 08:50:17 PM »
I have seedlings from Gote in Sweden as humilis, I think and they seem identical to what I bought locally as flavissima but a friend took a picture of my flavissima to Rodionenko in Russia and he said it looked like bloudowii to him, or perhaps a hybrid of it, so I'm not really sure. In any case none of these little yellows is proving vigorous or free-flowering. Still alive after a few years but not increasing or really thriving, and no seed.
Lesley Cox - near Dunedin, lower east coast, South Island of New Zealand - Zone 9

 


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