Your Hipp. reticulatum

Nolo Contendre
Tue, 23 Mar 2004 14:34:23 PST

I pegged those bulbs from the seminar as hybrids when I saw them.  They are
easier to grow than the real thing, however.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Arnold Trachtenberg" <>
To: "Pacific Bulb Society" <>
Sent: Tuesday, March 23, 2004 2:00 PM
Subject: Re: [pbs] Your Hipp. reticulatum

> Alan;
> The leaf stripe is more yellowish white.  I picked the bulb up at our
> last IBS seminar in Lake Charles which was three or four years ago.  The
> bulb has behaved rather oddly.  It sends up growth in early winter and
> the leaves die back and the flower scape appears.  I have kept it under
> HID lights until the flower opens then I bring it into a room so the
> flower can be enjoyed.
> Arnold
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