reticulata species, Iris

Dan Fetty
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:38:57 PST
Here is the popular Katherine Hodgekin, blooming today.

The iris was named for the wife of Elliot Hodgkin, an English

bulb enthusiast.

Plant the bulbs DEEP. Shallow planting makes the bulbs

"Rice out." They will break up into literally dozens of

tiny bulblets about the size of a grain of wheat,

that are difficult to collect and raise to blooming size.

Deep planting, 5-6 inches, and they will divide into

larger blooming size daughter bulbs, as seen here.

Office: +1-757-853-1703, 228
Cell: +1-757-435-7457
1125 Azalea Garden Road, Norfolk, VA 23502
"Save the Earth"

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: Outlook-1490800941.jpg
Type: image/jpeg
Size: 4133 bytes
Desc: Outlook-1490800941.jpg
URL: <…>
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: KatherineHodgkin.jpg
Type: image/jpeg
Size: 4593071 bytes
Desc: KatherineHodgkin.jpg
URL: <…>
pbs mailing list…

More information about the pbs mailing list