Fw: [pbs] Re: Allium guttatum ssp. sardoum

Pacific Rim paige@hillkeep.ca
Wed, 19 Feb 2003 00:12:13 PST
Mark, your photograph really captures the presence of one of my favorite
alliums. The flowers
are somehow hyperdimensional in their stiff, bright whiteness, balanced on
that long, wiry stem. It's impossible not to reach out and touch them
gently. And I love the scarf.


Paige Woodward
on top of Chilliwack Mountain
in southwest British Columbia
wet Zone 6


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Sent: Tuesday, February 18, 2003 7:03 PM
Subject: [pbs] Re: Allium guttatum ssp. sardoum

> Ornamental onion fans, just posted to the PBS wiki:
> Allium guttatum ssp. sardoum - a fine European species, with dense heads
> white flowers held precisely spaced, showing off bright white pedicels and
> small fluffy white florets stained with a small dark blotch on each tepal.
> Photo by Mark McDonough, July 18, 2002.
> http://pacificbulbsociety.org/pbswiki/files/…
> Mark McDonough        Pepperell, Massachusetts, United States
> antennaria@aol.com    "New England"               USDA Zone 5
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