Irises forum: irises

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erniesax
Jan 20, 2018 7:33 AM CST
thought they were all Hybrids now a day's, you might get seeds that are not exactly what you bargained for.
Name: Leslie
Durham, NC (Zone 8a)
Region: North Carolina Irises Cat Lover Garden Photography Enjoys or suffers hot summers Celebrating Gardening: 2015
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Lestv
Jan 20, 2018 10:39 AM CST
Welcome! Ernie

I assume you are referring to iris. Yes, seeds will not bloom true to their parent. Even if crossed with itself, the seedlings produced would have different characteristics.
My road calls me, lures me west, east, south & north; most roads lead men homewards, my road leads me forth. - John Masefield
Name: Evelyn
Northern CA Sierra foothills - (Zone 8a)
Region: United States of America Region: California Annuals Bulbs Butterflies Cat Lover
Foliage Fan Irises Organic Gardener Plant and/or Seed Trader Seed Starter Vegetable Grower
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evelyninthegarden
Jan 20, 2018 11:34 AM CST
Ernie ~ Welcome! to the Iris forum! Smiling
I have 'Grape Expectations' for making progress in the gardens....
Name: Lilli
Copenhagen, Denmark, EU
Irises Roses Bulbs Hellebores Foliage Fan Cottage Gardener
Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Seed Starter Winter Sowing Bee Lover Dog Lover Region: Europe
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IrisLilli
Jan 20, 2018 11:37 AM CST
Welcome! Hurray!
You don't know if it will grow until you try!
Name: daphne
san diego county, ca (Zone 10a)
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shizen
Jan 20, 2018 3:33 PM CST
Welcome! ernie.
Name: Barbara
Northern CA (Zone 9a)
Region: California Cat Lover Irises Enjoys or suffers hot summers Dog Lover
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iciris
Jan 20, 2018 8:35 PM CST
And another Welcome!
• “Whoever said, ‘Do something right and you won’t have to do it again’ never weeded a garden.” – Anonymous
Name: Robin
Melbourne, Australia (Zone 10b)
Region: Australia Irises Garden Photography
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Totally_Amazing
Jan 21, 2018 5:00 AM CST
Welcome! Ernie.
Name: Ian McBeth
Lincoln NE (Zone 5b)
Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Amaryllis
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SonoveShakespeare
Jan 21, 2018 9:47 AM CST
Welcome! to the iris forum, Ernie.

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