Monthly Archives: December 2009

December flowers2

December 11, 2009
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These are 4 different clones from the cross of ‘Emerald Sea’ x ‘Lima’s Green Success’ , blooming for the first time. I was hoping for greener petals but instead got…

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Flowers in December 1

December 11, 2009
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The first two pictures are of ‘Little Big Horn’ .The parentage registered is Paper White x Accent. Cross was registered in 1981. Of have always been a little uncomfortable about…

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FW: photo of John’s grandmother’s daffodil

December 10, 2009
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All – FYI; got this from a buddy; the distinctive halo bleed onto the petals doesn’t match anything I’m readily familiar with. Thoughts/Suggestions? I still haven’t found a copy of…

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Tulips lemmersii

December 7, 2009
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  Friends, I have just learned that a newly identified tulip species has been named to honor our Dutch friend, Wim Lemmers. Tulipa lemmersii Zonn., A. Peterse, J. de Groot is described…

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historic books

December 7, 2009
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  Friends, In today’s mail I received a catalog from a used book dealer.  Among the offerings are: Burbidge & Baker, The Narcissus: its History and Culture with Coloured Plates…

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Ben Ledi is a puzzle

December 7, 2009
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    http://www.jigzone.com/puzzles/2009-12-07-B4250495E1F1  

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