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Jan 24, 2013 9:59 PM CST
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Name: Michael Hicks
Clermont, Fl
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Dog Lover Plumerias Orchids Tropicals
Amaryllis Region: Florida Region: United States of America Roses
Ok i know we have another thread going on but here i want to list some flowers i am looking to put in to the CO-OP I am only posting some pics I want to know your pics of which type of lily OR color and glads color I have new suppliers and all new flowers if wanted or some of the great older ones so here is a list LOL ready>>>>>

Glads......reg large
red...purple...yellow....peach....white....looking for pics and names of the ones that make you fo wow what do you want to see

Tiny tots glads
Same as last year plus more what colors you like?

Canna.....any special requests?...red orange speckled flowers tall med size or dwarf variegated foliage?
here is a list so far that has been requested
Aida
Australia
Chinese Coral
City of Portland
Corsica
Dawn Pin
Ibza
Mis Oklahoma
Pacifica Beauty
Stadt Feltbach
Striped Beauty
Tropical Sunrise
Yellow Futurity

Dahilias all sizes and colors any one interested in any?? maybe? tempt you?

Iris?

hardy geraniums ? looking for scented geraniums also anyone?

TREE PEONIES whatcha say ready for these??

Clematis again this year???

NOW THE WOW FACTOR ...lilies a boat load here is a partial list of them i have to re- down load pictures I lost them a few days ago with a computer crash

Orienpet Lily Conca d’Or
Orienpet Lily Anastasia
Orienpet Lily Purple Prince
Orienpet Lily Lavon
Orienpet Lily Satisfaction
Orienpet Lily Friso
Orienpet Lily Anastasia


Lilies Tiny Astatic “ghost”
Lilies Tiny Astatic “dino”
Lilies Tiny Astatic “bee”
Lilies Tiny Astatic “hope”
Lilies Tiny Astatic”athlete”
Lilies Tiny Astatic “nanny”
Lilies Tiny Astatic Orange Sensation”
Lilies Tiny Astatic “Sensation”

Lilies Asi form …Princess amalida
Lilies Asi form….Royal Sunset
Lilies Asi form…..Serrada
Lilies Asi form….Original Love
Lilies Asi form….Brindisi
Lilies Asi form…Arachon

Lilies Asiatic Buzzer
Lilies Asiatic Black out
Lilies Asiatic…Brunello
Lilies Asiatic…Dot Com
Lilies Asiatic….Elgrado
Lilies Asiatic fancy Joy
Lilies Asiatic Golden Joy
Lilies Asiatic Matrix orange
Lilies Asiatic…..Matrix
Lilies Asiatic Navona
Lilies Asiatic Victory joy

Lilies Oriental….Dizzy
Lilies Oriental….Entertainer
Lilies Oriental….Farolito
Lilies Oriental….garden party
Lilies Oriental…pico
Lilies Oriental….mona lisa
Lilies Oriental….Love story
Lilies Oriental….Gold band
Lilies Oriental…..Salmon Star
Lilies Oriental….Stargazer
Lilies Oriental…invasion

I will most likely not carry all of them BUT looking for some direction on what you want

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i need help with choices please im going to start getting my pics and prices down......i have ordered some i know we will want so they are locked in...

more info to come
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Jan 24, 2013 10:48 PM CST
Name: Jennifer Laporte
Alabama (Zone 7b)
Dahilias dinner plate HUGE flowers... tree peonies maybe a deep purple, or deep red... Clematis Crystal Fountain, Josephine, or Pipestem...
jen
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Jan 26, 2013 7:57 AM CST
Name: Teri
Mount Bethel, PA
Annuals Seed Starter Region: Pennsylvania Region: Northeast US Region: Mid-Atlantic Lilies
Hibiscus Echinacea I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Container Gardener Clematis Charter ATP Member
I would LOVE Clematis Omoshiro along with whatever else is chosen. Black Out Lily and EyeLiner are among my favorites.
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Jan 26, 2013 8:18 AM CST
Name: Carole
Clarksville, TN (Zone 6b)
Charter ATP Member Garden Sages Plant Identifier I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! I helped plan and beta test the plant database. Avid Green Pages Reviewer
I helped beta test the Garden Planting Calendar Garden Ideas: Master Level Cat Lover Birds Region: Tennessee Echinacea
I am most interested in
Orienpets Lavon and Anastasia
Oriental Dizzy
Asiatic Dot Com
I garden for the pollinators.
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Jan 26, 2013 3:24 PM CST
Name: Jennifer Laporte
Alabama (Zone 7b)
Im not much on growing Lillies but the ones out of that list that i would say wow if i seen...

Orienpet Lily Purple Prince
Orienpet Lily Lavon

Astatic “ghost”
“bee”
Orange Sensation”

Asiatic Buzzer
Asiatic Black out
Asiatic Matrix


Asiatic Dizzy
Asiatic garden party
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Jan 26, 2013 3:44 PM CST
Name: Laura Wooters
Preston, Maryland
Here's what interests me:
Canna: of course! You know I love the variegated foliage. Any and all sizes.
Dahlia: I don't have any of these currently, would love to see the huge ones as well as the two-tone type where they are darker in the middle etc.
Iris: anything unusual and I specifically like the dwarf type, would love to see some different colors of those.
Hardy Geranium: I specifically want: G. platyanthum and G. macrorrhizum but would love to see other offers
Tree Peony: would love to see purple, multicolor, yellow. Really anything, I don't have any of these either.
Clematis: I would love to see some oddities as the mainstream ones are traded pretty regularly. Like bell shaped, bi-color, doubles, red, yellow, silver colors... Some suggestions would be:
Jackmanii Rubra
John Warren
Alpina Frankie
Alpina Pink Flamingo
Belle of Woking
Perrins Pride
Lilies: I'm a nut for bulbs and I am just drooling over 'Royal Sunset'. For the right price I would definitely be game for these. Most lilies are easy growers and I think they would do really well since they're a sure bet even down in the colder zones.
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Jan 26, 2013 3:49 PM CST
Thread OP
Name: Michael Hicks
Clermont, Fl
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Dog Lover Plumerias Orchids Tropicals
Amaryllis Region: Florida Region: United States of America Roses
Ok i asked and for all of you who seem to like to help a OR GET (WIN) FREE plants or flowers here is a game ......

the only rule is you have to give a comment on what YOU like to see on a spring CO-OP (no veggies fruits or edibles) that one will be different

then guess the answer to this question the closest will win ( i dont know untill i finalize the co-op and the spread sheet)

How many different choices will you or anyone have on the co-op that i will name ....spring flowers..... on the date it opens i tend to add or subtract during the co-op so the day it open's!!!!
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Jan 26, 2013 3:56 PM CST
Name: Jennifer Laporte
Alabama (Zone 7b)
I'd love to see some tropicals, the ones you can store, or bring in dormans.. Zone 7, 8 or 9's.. alocasias, colocasias, xanthosomas, more gingers(although you already have a great selection of these)...

My guess is 21 spring flowers on the date it opens
jen
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Jan 26, 2013 4:02 PM CST
Name: Carole
Clarksville, TN (Zone 6b)
Charter ATP Member Garden Sages Plant Identifier I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! I helped plan and beta test the plant database. Avid Green Pages Reviewer
I helped beta test the Garden Planting Calendar Garden Ideas: Master Level Cat Lover Birds Region: Tennessee Echinacea
Hibiscus

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I garden for the pollinators.
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Jan 26, 2013 4:59 PM CST
Name: Sharron Mainor
Cleveland, Georgia
Mike, I would like to see more dwarf fruit trees. And clematis.
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Jan 26, 2013 5:01 PM CST
Name: Reno Rossignol
Lexington, Tn (Zone 7a)
scented geraniums....hoyas....tree peonies (darker colors) 33 spring flowers
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Jan 26, 2013 5:17 PM CST
South Dakota (Zone 4a)
Region: United States of America Charter ATP Member Daylilies Irises Farmer Seed Starter
Plant and/or Seed Trader Dog Lover Garden Art Enjoys or suffers cold winters Cut Flowers Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge)
Lilies... yep I LOVE LILIES Green Grin!

hmm how bout 65 different choices for flowering plants (but heck the more the merrier.. lol)
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Jan 26, 2013 5:53 PM CST

cannas, elephant ears especially the giant, amaryllis
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Jan 26, 2013 6:13 PM CST

Mike,
Lilies of interest to me include the following:

Orienpets: Lavon, Satisfaction
Oriental: Dizzy, Garden Party, Gold Band, Salmon Star, & Invasion
Asiatic: Golden Joy, Black Out

Other plants for consideration in the "Spring Flowers" co-op:

Echinaceas (orange, red, & other vibrant colors)
Sprekelia formosissima (Aztec lily)
Bletilla striata
Tricyrtis (toad lily)
Achimenes
Crocosmia

My guess on how many different choices there will be for the co-op is 79.

Shirley
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Jan 26, 2013 6:38 PM CST
Thread OP
Name: Michael Hicks
Clermont, Fl
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Dog Lover Plumerias Orchids Tropicals
Amaryllis Region: Florida Region: United States of America Roses
I hate to say this about citrus.....

I live in Florida and it is against the law for any citrus trees to cross the state line so i can not order from anywhere but in Florida and i can not ship citrus trees anywhere but to a Florida address

Lavan are you looking for starter cheap plants that will grow in to a big plant or spend more money for ones that are already larger they can cost quite a large amount I can get giant....i can get starter plants (small but will grow) for like $6-$7 range will have to check OR i can even import can spend up to 50 per bulb they get like 8-10 foot leaves

also Lets talk Amaryllis i have to ask due to i know a LOT about them and I sell several 100 a year for holidays .....where are you looking to plant is a big question.....there are special 25.00 bulbs and garden type for 5.00 ish range and maybe even lower....are you looking for blooms first year?

im getting a good idea so far thanks for suggestions and please keep coming. I think i will set up co-op and then i will add and subtract from it. I want to get a great co-op we all get what we are looking for and at the best possible price

The co-ops will be a work in progress.....keep guessing and asking
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Jan 26, 2013 7:56 PM CST
Name: Vickie Wiseman
Hamilton, Ohio
I want the Scented Geraniums
Gladiolas - Purple, Pink, Chocolate (if there is such a thing)
Glads - Tiny Tots - same colors
Liles -- same colors, loved that dark one that looks almost like a chocolate color

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Jan 26, 2013 8:51 PM CST
South Dakota (Zone 4a)
Region: United States of America Charter ATP Member Daylilies Irises Farmer Seed Starter
Plant and/or Seed Trader Dog Lover Garden Art Enjoys or suffers cold winters Cut Flowers Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge)
Hope you don't mind me sharing some pics from my gardens of some you have listed.

Tiny Dino & Tiny Bee
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Tiny Athlete & Tiny Sensation
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Blackout & Brunello
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Dot Com & Mona Lisa
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Anastasia & Conca d' Or
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Entertainer
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Jan 26, 2013 9:08 PM CST
Name: Laura Wooters
Preston, Maryland
I have posted my comment already so my guess for the game is 100 named plants (sorry to wish that on you Mike).
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Jan 26, 2013 9:13 PM CST
Thread OP
Name: Michael Hicks
Clermont, Fl
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Dog Lover Plumerias Orchids Tropicals
Amaryllis Region: Florida Region: United States of America Roses
thanks for pics i love them .....also thanks Laura you know me well dont you LOL
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Jan 26, 2013 9:40 PM CST
Name: Jill
Weatherby, Missouri (Zone 5a)
Birds Charter ATP Member Daylilies Farmer Irises Region: Missouri
Pollen collector Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Plant and/or Seed Trader
Ooh! I love a contest!

I would really like to see Oriental lilies and Orienpet hybrid lilies. I do enjoy the fragrant ones!

My guess would be 52 selections for your spring co-op. Smiling

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