South African Bulbs

Tony Avent
Thu, 05 Feb 2004 14:03:23 PST

	There is a silver lining to every cloud and we would love to hear which
lachenalias survived for you.  This would give us all new hope for this genus.

>We lost power recently and the greenhouse had to be backup heated. 
>Unfortunately, it was negative 5F outside and one corner area received
inadequate heat. 
>Some pots of Lachenalia in that corner have turned to mush but others seem
>have survived.  I'll make a note to send you the names of those survivors
>that terrible night on my veldt.
>Mark Mazer
>Intarsia Ltd.
>Downtown Gaylordsville, Connecticut 06755-0142
>USDA Zone 5
>Giant Schnauzer Rescue
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Tony Avent
Plant Delights Nursery @
Juniper Level Botanic Garden
9241 Sauls Road
Raleigh, NC  27603  USA
Minimum Winter Temps 0-5 F
Maximum Summer Temps 95-105F
USDA Hardiness Zone 7b
phone 919 772-4794
fax  919 772-4752
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three times" - Avent

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