Lilies forum: Let's Introduce Ourselves

Page 1 of 16 • 1 2 3 4 5 ... 16
Views: 4946, Replies: 302 » Jump to the end
Name: Polly Kinsman
Hannibal, NY (Zone 6a)

Charter ATP Member Region: United States of America I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Irises Lilies
Seller of Garden Stuff
Image
PollyK
Jan 31, 2010 8:20 PM CST

Gone But Not Forgotten

This is a forum for all the lily lovers that will be posting to introduce themselves. A lot of us know each other, but all new people are welcome and encouraged to post on this cubit. So let's tell a little about us so we can all have an idea who we're talking to.
Name: Polly Kinsman
Hannibal, NY (Zone 6a)

Charter ATP Member Region: United States of America I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Irises Lilies
Seller of Garden Stuff
Image
PollyK
Jan 31, 2010 8:23 PM CST

Gone But Not Forgotten

I'll start. My name is Polly and I live in cold Hannibal NY, zone 6. I'm a lily lover, and a beardless iris grower. We have a long growing season, although we have significant snow here. I love all types of lilies, especially the OTs. Orientals are marginal here, but I love them, so I keep trying. Some years are good, some years not so good. I have not encountered the lily beetle yet, but it sounds like I'm due, so I'll be watching for them.
Name: Sharon
Calvert City, KY (Zone 7a)
Charter ATP Member Houseplants Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Garden Ideas: Master Level I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Hosted a Not-A-Raffle-Raffle
Native Plants and Wildflowers Dog Lover Ferns Daylilies Irises Cat Lover
Image
Sharon
Jan 31, 2010 9:29 PM CST
Hey Polly,
I'm Sharon. I live in Kentucky where lilies grow everywhere.
Fun to be here, thanks for starting the forums.
Visit my cubit Blue Gardens
Check out my Blog
Read my Articles and Ideas
Name: Joy Wooldridge
Kalama, Wa. (Zone 8b)
Sunset Zone 6, Heat zone 4,
Garden Photography Organic Gardener I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Region: Pacific Northwest Daylilies Lilies
Bulbs Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Seed Starter Container Gardener Plant and/or Seed Trader Cat Lover
Image
Joy
Feb 1, 2010 2:57 AM CST
I'm Joy, I grow Lilies, Daylilies, and bit of everything else. Smiling
I live in the PNW where they grow very well and currently grow more than a 100 different lilies.

Glad to meet you.

Centerfold Asiatic Lily

Thumb of 2010-02-01/Joy-49b74e
No two gardens are the same. No two days are the same in one garden. ~Hugh Johnson
Name: :)Anita Brown
Corning, NY Zone 5
Always Free Listings-Check It Out!
Image
nyvoices99
Feb 1, 2010 8:32 AM CST
Hi All,
I made the trip, so glad to join you all, Things look good over here, need to check things out, but this is my first stop & my first post:)Anita
Name: Claudia
Putnam County Indiana
Image
Nanny56
Feb 1, 2010 10:09 AM CST
Hi!! Nanny56 here. I live in West Central Indiana. I am zone 5b but I am only about an hour or so away from zone 6!

I believe you can never have to many lilies... there is always someplace to squeeze in 1 more!

Claudia
Name: Tracey
Wisconsin (Zone 5a)
Forum moderator Hybridizer Tomato Heads Pollen collector Hosted a Not-A-Raffle-Raffle Cat Lover
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Plant Database Moderator Charter ATP Member Garden Photography Seed Starter Region: Wisconsin
Image
magnolialover
Feb 1, 2010 10:39 AM CST

Moderator

liliums are probably my all time favorite, followed closely by peonies. I enjoy growing them from seed and hybridizing them the last few years. Lilies are easy to pop in anywhere and they go with everything! Lol.
Tracey
Name: Polly Kinsman
Hannibal, NY (Zone 6a)

Charter ATP Member Region: United States of America I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Irises Lilies
Seller of Garden Stuff
Image
PollyK
Feb 1, 2010 10:44 AM CST

Gone But Not Forgotten

Hi everybody! So nice to see all the people from DG.

Name: Polly Kinsman
Hannibal, NY (Zone 6a)

Charter ATP Member Region: United States of America I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Irises Lilies
Seller of Garden Stuff
Image
PollyK
Feb 1, 2010 10:53 AM CST

Gone But Not Forgotten

Since I am the admin on this cubit, currently I am the one who will have to start forums. Unlike DG, this is called Lilies 'cubit' (rather than forum) . There are forums within the cubit, and then threads within the forum. Please anyone, feel free to start a new thread.

On DG, I did not post much on lilies, but read everything, and learned a lot. I know we have some of the most knowledgeable people in the world on the lilies forum at DG.

We wanted this to be a place to come to, should DG go down, so we wouldn't lose any of our wonderful lily people.

So here, I will again sit back and watch, and hope Magnolialover, Maniac, Ge, Joy, NYVoices, Nanny56, (and whoever else from DG lilies comes over) and starts threads on this forum.

If there are any other forums you would like, just ask and I'll add them.

Let's make this a great Lilies cubit! I see it's starting already :)
Name: Diann
Iowa (Zone 5a)
Forum moderator Charter ATP Member Enjoys or suffers cold winters Cat Lover Region: Iowa Hostas
Lilies Peonies
Image
Ticker
Feb 1, 2010 3:46 PM CST
Hi, I'm Diann and I've been around on the DG Lily forum for a while. Maybe this year I'll even get my lilies weeded... ;) LOL


Thumb of 2010-02-01/Ticker-f2bae6
Name: Polly Kinsman
Hannibal, NY (Zone 6a)

Charter ATP Member Region: United States of America I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Irises Lilies
Seller of Garden Stuff
Image
PollyK
Feb 1, 2010 4:27 PM CST

Gone But Not Forgotten

Welcome Diann. I recognize your name from the DG lily forum, too.

Beautiful gardens!
Name: Kathryn Algood
Judsonia, Arkansas
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Hummingbirder Plant and/or Seed Trader Vegetable Grower Butterflies
Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Peonies Container Gardener Clematis Echinacea
Image
kathy_ann
Feb 1, 2010 7:26 PM CST
I'm Kathy, I love oriental lilies, asiatic lilies and spacecoast daylilies.

And I'm dying for spring time. Wish it would HURRY up.
Like Plants or Flowers, we grow in the company of others.
http://cubits.org/drippingspringsfarm/


Name: Polly Kinsman
Hannibal, NY (Zone 6a)

Charter ATP Member Region: United States of America I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Irises Lilies
Seller of Garden Stuff
Image
PollyK
Feb 1, 2010 7:47 PM CST

Gone But Not Forgotten

Hi Kathy Ann, welcome to the lilies cubit, too.

Spring will be here before you know it.
Lincoln, NE
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Miniature Gardening Butterflies
Image
Moby
Feb 1, 2010 8:33 PM CST
Hi, I'm Mary but everyone calls me Moby. Lilies are my first love, particularly orientals.
Where are we going, and why am I in this hand-basket?
Name: Polly Kinsman
Hannibal, NY (Zone 6a)

Charter ATP Member Region: United States of America I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Irises Lilies
Seller of Garden Stuff
Image
PollyK
Feb 1, 2010 8:37 PM CST

Gone But Not Forgotten

Hi Moby/ Mary, another familiar face. I'm sure you'll have some great things to offer here. Thanks for coming over.
Name: Jo Ann Gentle
Pittsford NY (Zone 6a)
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Cat Lover Heucheras Hellebores Container Gardener
Birds Region: New York Irises Garden Ideas: Master Level Avid Green Pages Reviewer Lilies
Image
ge1836
Feb 2, 2010 5:34 AM CST
Hi I'm JoAnn.New Gardens building and designing like mad with DG helpers.
http://picasaweb.google.com/jgentle4/MostlyLilies?authkey=Gv...

Wandasflowers
Feb 2, 2010 10:15 AM CST
I'm Wanda and I love lilies. There,I've said it. I live in Iowa and chum most Friday nights with Ticker. And I've been known to be VERY close to Moby. ;) And great to hear from magnolilover.

I grow LOTS if lilies, daylilies & bearded iris in my gardens. And I keep telling you , Ticker, I'll come over & help you weed!
Name: Tracey
Wisconsin (Zone 5a)
Forum moderator Hybridizer Tomato Heads Pollen collector Hosted a Not-A-Raffle-Raffle Cat Lover
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Plant Database Moderator Charter ATP Member Garden Photography Seed Starter Region: Wisconsin
Image
magnolialover
Feb 2, 2010 11:32 AM CST

Moderator

I might mention that I am Tracey. Some people call me Mags, some people call me mom and some people call me "running late", my family calls me Tc. I do adore liliums and as many times as I say I will not order as much this year, delivery time comes and I wonder why I thought I could do that.

Nice to see you all!
Tracey
Name: Jo Ann Gentle
Pittsford NY (Zone 6a)
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Cat Lover Heucheras Hellebores Container Gardener
Birds Region: New York Irises Garden Ideas: Master Level Avid Green Pages Reviewer Lilies
Image
ge1836
Feb 2, 2010 2:04 PM CST
I just love this forum.

Thumb of 2010-02-02/ge1836-0b8021
Name: Grannyh
Monroe City, Mo (Zone 6a)
Image
Grannyh
Feb 2, 2010 2:16 PM CST
Hello!.......this is Grannyh checking in! I love Lilies, Daylilies, Iris....oh beans!...I love all the flowers, but those three are the ones I go nuts over! I'm always adding more and more to my already overstuffed beds!

I'm a backyard daylily hybridizer, but this year I have also started a mixture of trumpet Lily seeds that NILS so graciously sent me. Soon there will be no room for the tomatoes and peppers!.....oh, what will I do?!!

I love Dave's new site and I just know I'm going to be spending alot of time here!

Thumb of 2010-02-02/Grannyh-524a4f

Page 1 of 16 • 1 2 3 4 5 ... 16

You must first create a username and login before you can reply to this thread.

Today's site banner is by dirtdorphins and is called "allium caeruleum"