Australian Native Bulbs

Dennis Kramb
Tue, 13 Jul 2010 12:25:56 PDT
I just got seeds of some southwestern Australian irids from the previous
BX.  The plants origins aren't always described in the BX listings, so I
always consult Google.  Maybe, just maybe these Australian irids will be
hardy here.

Dennis in Cincinnati

On Tue, Jul 13, 2010 at 12:13 PM, Pamela Slate <> wrote:

> Hi PBS,
> I'd like to know if any of you has a list of native Australian geophytes
> and
> would like for you to share it with me (and all of us).  I'm involved with
> Boyce
> Thompson Arboretum in Superior, AZ and we have a nice Australian exhibit
> that
> we'd like to augment with accent bulbs, rhizomes, etc., providing, of
> course, we
> can find the plant material.
> Distribution information would be most helpful if available, including
> species
> endemic to surrounding islands.  Perusing the wiki and other resources, I'm
> finding there are but a few species that would succeed in our habitat.
> However,
> I'm hoping there are others currently unknown to me that might.
> Plant sources would also be appreciated.
> Thank you for your help.
> Pamela
>  Pamela Slate
> P.O. Box 5316
> Carefree AZ 85377
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