Surplus bulbs

Stephen Putman
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:59:29 PDT
Been there.  Done that.

The commercial prohibition is what it is.  You have to do it as an 
announcement of a fact.  e.g. I am selling off all the worlds greatest 
... for more information email me personally about this.  Or, just do a 
mailing to everyone in your computer's address book.


On 8/26/2014 11:36 AM, Diana Chapman wrote:
> The problem is that most are going to be destroyed!!  That's the
> problem.  PBS members are the most likely to want them, and to benefit
> but they might not be looking at the web site this time of year.
> Honestly, I thought I was doing a nice thing offering huge bulbs for a
> very nominal fee.  I didn't think it would open a can of worms, and I am
> already regretting it.  I will never do this again.
> Diana
>> Then you should just advertise the half price sale on your website.
>> Whoops!  I see you already did.
>> So what's the problem?
>> Tim
>> Dear All:
>> I have been told that I can't offer things like the Crinums to PBS
>> members
>> because it is 'commercial'.
>> If anyone has any ideas of how to dispose of bulbs like these I would
>> like
>> to hear it.  These are very large bulbs, over ten years old and
>> measuring up
>> to 6" in diameter, weighing about 2lbs each (without the roots).  I can't
>> send them to the BX, they don't want bulbs like this.
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