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Jul 3, 2011 1:54 PM CST
|Last fall I ordered SEVERAL of these bulbs because I thought I was ordering Grand Cru... they've started blooming but I really dont beleive it is what I ordered. The reason I ordered so many was I found the yellow & red splotches very nice, but these blooms have orange mixed with ALOT of dark on them. They are pretty, just dont think that its ID is correct.|
Grand Cru is supposed to have more of a red splotch in the middle it looks like in most pics I've seen.
Thanks in advance.
Jul 3, 2011 4:02 PM CST
|I'll stick my neck out and say Forever Susan. As far as I know there aren't any others quite like this one.|
Jul 3, 2011 4:11 PM CST
|thank you, it does resemble it quite alot.|
Jul 3, 2011 4:51 PM CST
|Ayrica, did you perchance order it in a co-op? If so, I'm going to suggest it's Starlette, which is turning out to be surprisingly like Forever Susan. |
Most of the co-ops get their bulbs from Ednie, and I looked on Ednies site, and that one looks quite similar.
It's a beautiful flower. But it's not what you wanted, or ordered.
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Jul 3, 2011 8:06 PM CST
|yes it was ordered in the Sunshine co-op.. it is very lovely, & I shouldnt feel dissapointed but I do... only cuz I got my hopes up soo high for "Grand Cru" & planted the bulbs in several spots in the yard..lol |
ok I'm gettin off my pitty pot (done whining)
Thank you ladies for all your help, I sure do appreciate it!!