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proper sequence

certain things should be done in the proper sequence.  like posts on a wednesday night slash thursday morning should be done in a casual sequence gown.  not a formal one.  one should also post the image and then fall asleep.  now in a somewhat non sequential order said flower.  and point of order those are ruffles and teeth – not sequence.  am i awake yet ?

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in those genes

what do you get when you cross toothy with big and tall ?  pleasant surprises.  the cross is Ruffled Strawberry Parfait x Sky Captain.  a polychrome cream with a peach blush with i think a slightly bigger flower.  and while it is not as tall as one parent it is also not as short as the other.  i am going to sit back and enjoy this one.  three images…

always

plantings seeds.  it is always an exercise in hope.  hope for something a little different.  hope for something a little better.  hope for the future.  must be why it is called growing.   this is a different seedling from the one last night.  and it is a similar seedling.  both have Sky Captain as one parent.  tonight the other parent is Apatosaurus.  four images…

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14-088 Apatosaurus x Sky Captain

14-088 Apatosaurus x Sky Captain

 

poly and pink

this started blooming today.  it has pink sepals.   and the petals are what is called polychrome a blending of pink and yellow.  throw in a few toothy edges.  the cross is Ruffled Strawberry Parfait x Sky Captain.  now will it grow tall like Sky Captain ?  i won’t even try to guess until it comes out of the seedling bed.  so many things are at half height from this year of sparse rain.  three images…

Ruffled Strawberry Parfait x Sky Captain 20160726_083536 nook macro Ruffled Strawberry Parfait x Sky Captain 20160726_083536 nook

14-106 Ruffled Strawberry Parfait x Sky Captain

14-106 Ruffled Strawberry Parfait x Sky Captain