'Blue Lightning'

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'Blue Lightning'

Postby thehostagourmet » Mar 01, 2007 10:38 am

Has anyone had success crossing 'Blue Lightning'? I got almost no germination from its seeds.

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Postby MikeWI » Mar 01, 2007 10:45 am

Haven't tried yet. I had it a while a go, lost it, got another this year. I've also got Wet Umbrellas. I know Wet Umbrellas sets seed but I've not tried growin' any.
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Postby barbara » Mar 01, 2007 11:54 am

Growing OP seeds from it as I write! If I remember well, I only harvested 2 pods from it (deer ate top of scapes) looks like most germinated, and I'd say more than 50% are streaked at the moment, balance are looking green. Better luck next year, George.
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Postby Roxanne » Mar 01, 2007 10:24 pm

George, I didn't cross it, but I did have op pods this time around. I saved the seeds, maybe I should plant them!
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Postby thehostagourmet » Mar 02, 2007 8:49 am

I made nine crosses resulting in 9 to 36 seeds each. Only two have germinated any: 2/20 and 3/20. That's awful! There were no OP seed pods.

This was a first year plant which sometimes don't set much viable seed. I hope it does better next year.

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