Pacific Bulb Society BX 366
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 05:50:30 PDT
Dear All,

      The items listed below have been donated by our members and friends to be shared.

If you are interested in obtaining some of them, please email me PRIVATELY at
Include "BX 366" in the subject line.

        Specify the NUMBERS of the items which you would like; do not specify quantities. It is a good idea to include your snail mail address, too, in case I do not already have it. Availability is based on a first come, first served system. When you receive your seeds/bulbs you will find, included with them, a statement of how much money (usually $2.00/share of seeds or $3 - $5/share of bulbs)(cash, check, or Pay Pal to <>; no money orders, please) you should send the PBS treasurer. Postage and packaging charges are added.

    Many of you are subscribers to this pbs elist which is free, but are not members of the Pacific Bulb Society which has a yearly membership charge. THIS BX OFFERING IS AVAILABLE ONLY TO MEMBERS of the Pacific Bulb Society. If you are not a member, consider joining so that you can take advantage of future offers such as this. Go to our website: <> 

        If you would like to donate seeds or bulbs/corms to the PBS,(Donors will receive credit on the BX for the cost of postage for their donations.), please send CLEAN, clearly labeled plant materials to:

Dell Sherk
55 W. High St.
Salem, WV 26426

Non US donors should contact Dell for instructions before sending seeds.


From Roy Herold: ALL BULBS, some in very small supply


1.  Albuca acuminata Plettenberg Bay small offsets
2.  Albuca sp. Silverhill 14088, small seedlings
3.  Ambrosina bassii
4.  Daubenya marginata Fransplaas MX21, small seedlings
5.  Daubenya stylosa MX20, small seedlings
6.  Lachenalia pusilla ex Hannon, small seedlings
The following Massonias are from my 2011 seed collections in South 
Africa. These are one to two years old seedlings, some very small, and 
in very limited quantities.
7.  Massonia depressa Carolusberg Mine M49
8.  Massonia depressa Kamieskroon Church M57
9.  Massonia depressa large Modderfontein M51
10.  Massonia depressa near Kamieskroon Hotel M56
11.  Massonia depressa Nieuwoudtville waterfall, reddest M48
12. Massonia depressa small Modderfontein M53
13.  Massonia pygmaea 5km S Elands Bay M59
14.  Massonia pygmaea Modderfontein renosterveld M54
15.  Massonia pygmaea Modderfontein wet pasture M55
These Massonias are also small seedlings.
16.  Massonia echinata Napier ex McMaster
17.  Massonia hirsuta MG2712
18.  Massonia jasminiflora Modder River
19.  Massonia jasminiflora Smithfield
20.  Massonia pustulata very pustulate parents M41 ex Cumbleton

21.  Oxalis bowiei
22.  Oxalis luteola MV5567
23.  Oxalis melanosticta 'Ken Aslet'
24.  Oxalis obtusa 'Heirloom Pink', best bloomer
25.  Oxalis palmifrons
26. Oxalis "perdicaria var malacoides" ex BX183-13
27. Oxalis "polyphylla heptaphylla"
28.  Oxalis sp. Uli69
29. Oxalis sp. Sutherland ex Hannon, like Ken Aslet with larger flowers
Polyxenas are small seedlings unless noted. [NOTE: most Polyxenas are currently considered to be Lachenalias]
30.  Polyxena ensifolia, blooming size
31. Polyxena longituba
32. Polyxena maughanii Silverhill
33. Polyxena odorata (Lachenalia ensifolia)
34. Polyxena sp. Silverhill 4748


Thank you, Roy !!


Best wishes,



Dell Sherk, PBS BX

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