Les Hannibal Booklet

Joe Shaw jshaw@opuntiads.com
Fri, 17 Nov 2006 16:20:54 PST
Hi Gang,

Les Hannibal wrote a lot about Crinums; Marcelle Sheppard has always used 
his Crinum names and designations/descriptions in her breeding program.  Mr. 
Hannibal published a booklet on Garden Crinums in 1970 or 1971 (Bulletin of 
the Louisiana Society for Horticultural Research, Vol. III, No. 5, 

I've scanned the booklet and put it online; I find it to be a great source 
of information.  Of course, we know more now than we did then and taxonomic 
designations assigned by Mr. Hannibal have been superceded in some cases. 
Nonetheless, I hope you find the booklet as fascinating and informative as I 

The PDF file is large (about 10 Mb) and might be slow to download by dial-up 
connection.   Additionally, be sure to rotate the file when you view it so 
that it reads left to right (not top to bottom).

LINK:  Garden Crinums, by Les Hannibal




Conroe TX

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