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Name: Fred Manning
Lillian Alabama

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spunky1
Mar 2, 2017 6:57 AM CST
I though I would start a thread of the Daylilies we receive this year being I received my first yesterday from Karol Emmerich. One was a double fan, two were three fans, and one was five fans, all are sev tets. Thumbs up
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Name: Valerie
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touchofsky
Mar 2, 2017 8:12 AM CST
Beautiful looking plants!
Name: Betty
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Betja
Mar 2, 2017 10:29 AM CST
Those are fantastic looking daylilies Fred!

I've now received two orders, although I haven't taken any pictures -- maybe next time. The first order was from Bell's Daylily Garden, received last week: MARVELOUS IN HIS EYES and RACING THE MOON, with a bonus plant of their new BLUE POOLS. I had also ordered AMBER STAINED GLASS, but Tim Bell included a check and a note that they couldn't provide it but that I might check back in March after he's finished his inventory and possibly found one.

And I received my order from Luddy and Rachel Lambertson at Art Gallery Gardens yesterday, and I've soaked the plants overnight and will get them planted this afternoon. I ordered two of their new dip introductions: GREEN DARNER and TURQUOISE TANAGER; and they included a bonus plant of another 2017 dip intro, PINK-NECKED GREEN PIGEON.

All of these plants are really beautiful, at least large double fans, and even a 4-fan clump of GREEN DARNER from the Lambertsons -- and I'm thrilled with all of them!

I think my spring fever is already starting! Thumbs up Hurray!

Betty
Name: Pat Strong
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Pat236
Mar 2, 2017 10:59 AM CST
I received my first order of the season from Breeze on the Lily Auction. All were nice double or triple fans.

ANSWERING ANGELS
JEANNE DEAVER' DREAM
BUDDY HUDSON
CAN'T TOUCH THIS
MUST BE THE FEELING
INSIDER TRADING
RIBBON OF DARKNESS
JEWEL EYED JULIE
IMAGINE FROM GASCONE
STENCILED INFUSION*
*bonus

I had a chance to plant Can't Touch This before dark. The others are soaking until I get home today. The temps dropped last night into the mid 40's, but I think they should be okay.

Next week I have a few coming from Sonjamae (Wynn's Daylily Garden).
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Name: Betty
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Betja
Mar 2, 2017 11:47 AM CST
Nice order, Pat, and I think STENCILED INFUSION is a terrific bonus plant! Thumbs up

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Legalily
Mar 2, 2017 1:05 PM CST
Betty I planted Racing the Moon last Fall so really anxious to see it bloom this summer!
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bloominholes2fill
Mar 2, 2017 1:08 PM CST
@Spunky1 Fred, beautiful specimens! Thumbs up

I've been so anxious to get out in the gardens, but I'll just have to live life vicariously through you Southerners, for a spell! 😎 Whistling Whistling

We've got a long way to go before danger of frost is over.... Sighing!
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Name: Pat Strong
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Pat236
Mar 2, 2017 1:53 PM CST
Betja said:Nice order, Pat, and I think STENCILED INFUSION is a terrific bonus plant! Thumbs up


Betty, I had to look it up in the data base. I never would have ordered it but I'm glad I got it as a bonus. Breeze always surprises me with a nice bonus. Last year I bid on River City Bobby B, but a women whose husband has passed wanted it more than I. Her husband's name was Bobby and she had to have it. Breeze sent it to me as a bonus and it was beautiful.

@Spunky, when you get fans that large in the spring, do they usually bloom the same year?
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Name: Fred Manning
Lillian Alabama

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spunky1
Mar 2, 2017 3:36 PM CST
Great blooms to look forward to everyone. Rachel Lambertson just emailed me and I will receive the dip collection next week. They always send more than I expect as does Karol Emmerich.
Pat anytime we receive plants in the spring they bloom, may bloom a little late in the season this year being they are from the north, but next year they will bloom like they were always here. Ones from the south bloom normal same year as received. Also STENCIELED INFUSION is as good as the photo and sometimes better.

Betty you will also be getting an order from us next week.
Name: Betty
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Betja
Mar 2, 2017 10:43 PM CST
Ooooohhh !!! Drooling Thumbs up Can't wait!!! Hurray!

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Name: Stan
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GaNinFl
Mar 3, 2017 8:12 AM CST
Received four from Dragons Mead Daylily Garden on Tuesday, but didn't take any photo's yet.
3 fans each of,
Boca Raton
Healing Rain
Lillian's Thin Ice
Mount Herman Intrique

I'll try to get a shot of these when I put them in their beds this weekend.
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Hazelcrestmikeb
Mar 4, 2017 8:11 AM CST
Fred those look amazing.
A greenhouse in the North is a beautiful thing.
Great choices everyone.
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Name: Fred Manning
Lillian Alabama

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spunky1
Mar 4, 2017 9:25 AM CST
Karol sends great plants and the semi evergreens I get do really well in the deep south.
Name: Betty
Bakersfield, CA
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Betja
Mar 8, 2017 12:11 AM CST
I received my order from the Trimmers at Water Mill Garden late last week and potted everything up in 2-gal. pots on Friday. I had ordered two of their new introductions, GREEN EMPEROR and PIRATE QUEEN, plus BITES LIKE A THOUSAND TEETH; and I received two fabulous gift plants that were at the top of my "wish list" for bonus plants -- CHANGING SHADOWS and QUEEN OF GREEN.

In this picture, the three plants in the back row are GREEN EMPEROR in the center, and CHANGING SHADOWS and QUEEN OF GREEN are on either side (QUEEN OF GREEN is on your right -- four fans!). And in the front row the smallest plant is PIRATE QUEEN, and they let me know it is a dormant which explains its shorter leaves; and BITES LIKE A THOUSAND TEETH is the other plant on the right in the front row.

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Edit: Oops, I forgot that I had to put GREEN EMPEROR and QUEEN OF GREEN in 3-gal. pots because they had such big root systems.

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Name: Fred Manning
Lillian Alabama

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spunky1
Mar 8, 2017 4:45 AM CST
Nice plants Betty, another couple who send great plants that do well for us.
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GaNinFl
Mar 8, 2017 7:02 AM CST
Those are very nice looking plants Betty. Thumbs up
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Name: Valerie
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touchofsky
Mar 8, 2017 7:19 AM CST
Great looking plants, Betty! Hurray!
Name: Betty
Bakersfield, CA
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Betja
Mar 8, 2017 6:04 PM CST
Just received my wonderful order from Floyd Cove:

BUMBLE BEE BLUES
BUMBLE BEE GLEE
PINK EXTRAORDINAIRE
GUY'S SWAN SONG
MYTHICAL ART
PHILL WARBASSE
BONIBRAE SMOKE & MIRRORS
BUMBLE BEE MERRILY (Gift)
FLASH OF MISCHIEF (Gift)
CRIMSON SUN (Extra)

...And needless to say, I'm thrilled!

Betty
Name: Pat Strong
Stone Mountain (Zone 8a)
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Pat236
Mar 9, 2017 7:28 AM CST
Received my order from Sonjamae(Wynn's Daylily Garden) on the Lily Auction and Marietta Gardens.

Red Eye Whopper Stopper(Marietta Gardens)
Blaze On
Gloucester
Jurassic Fiesta
Spacecoast Frances Busby
Heard It Thru the Grapevine
Panama City
Spanish Fiesta

Big Jim Wallace*( Sonjamae)
Forsyth Paleface*(Marietta Gardens)

*Bonus
All were nice big healthy plants!
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Name: Stan
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GaNinFl
Mar 9, 2017 8:26 AM CST
Thank You! Thank You! Thank You!

The wait is over,

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Received very nice fans from none other than our dear friend, Fred Manning.
In the group photo are,

Charcoal Eyes
Fred Manning*
Lillian's Clockwork Orange**
Lillian's Second Bite
Lillian's Vapor Trail
Silver Sides
Wild Dreams

All very healthy and great roots systems, thanks Fred Thumbs up Thumbs up

*Gift
**Gift Fans
Edited to add that a couple of these were ordered direct from Fred and some were won on LA
Stan
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