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by Larry Davis
Fri Feb 21, 2014 9:19 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: How Do You Take Care of Newly Germinated Seeds
Replies: 5
Views: 1244

Re: How Do You Take Care of Newly Germinated Seeds

I've been following pretty much the same routine for a long time. I use 6-paks (12/tray) with 2 seed/place, so total 144/tray. 2trays/4 ft shoplight. As Paul notes, some seeds open but don't grow. My impression, it is about the seedling, not the planting. I check once a month in a fridge (or sometim...
by Larry Davis
Mon Feb 17, 2014 9:34 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Tahitian Treasure Grandiflora Rose
Replies: 3
Views: 1904

Re: Tahitian Treasure Grandiflora Rose

I had Brite Eyes last year and it was quite good here- disease-wise. But not the bloomer for me in a pot that White Out was on campus in the ground. I realize that's not a completely fair comparison of floriferousness. But BE grows rather tall while WO is quite compact like Rainbow KO, much shorter ...
by Larry Davis
Sun Feb 16, 2014 10:17 pm
Forum: Rose Hybridizers Association Forum
Topic: Tahitian Treasure Grandiflora Rose
Replies: 3
Views: 1904

Re: Tahitian Treasure Grandiflora Rose

I have been silent for a while due to insufficient gravity. Maybe you know of the "Princess who lost her gravity". If not, definitely worth finding and reading. I would recommend giving a try to White Out. Can't say what color offspring it might yield but it produces a fair OP seed from here on K-St...