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Re: Finally I can show you my black calla lily

Postby Rosarian » Dec 30, 2008 11:29 am

Gorgeous indeed! I love this color. Thanks for sharing it .


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Re: Finally I can show you my black calla lily

Postby Lulu » Dec 30, 2008 12:37 pm

Otnorot,,,whenever a gardener says, "no matter what the cost", you can bet it was way,,,,expen$$ive!

Of course, I am just guessing,,not speaking from experience, here! Nope, not me! Ha!
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Re: Finally I can show you my black calla lily

Postby Sheikea » Dec 30, 2008 3:14 pm

That calla is beautiful.Does it have a specific name ..like maybe black beauty..
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Re: Finally I can show you my black calla lily

Postby otnorot » Dec 30, 2008 8:15 pm

I dont know the name but its on the red side but completely black,and having Scottish blood I had difficulty parting with 15 bucks for the plant but after looking at it I have 8 growths coming in the pot so I did O.K.
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Re: Finally I can show you my black calla lily

Postby Lulu » Dec 30, 2008 8:46 pm

Wow!! You got yourself a bargain there, Otnorot; I'd have paid that, and more!! Good going!
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Re: Finally I can show you my black calla lily

Postby BrianbytheBay » Dec 30, 2008 9:29 pm

That is just an amazing color!You were lucky to get that one,Bill.We just had a HD open here,so I'll be visiting their plant dept real soon,AND OFTEN!
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Re: Finally I can show you my black calla lily

Postby Crafty Gardener » Dec 31, 2008 9:16 am

What a gorgeous plant Bill. It was worth the money. Hope you have many more blooms.
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Re: Finally I can show you my black calla lily

Postby otnorot » Dec 31, 2008 10:37 am

I'm looking forward to hybridizing it with my other colors this summer.
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Re: Finally I can show you my black calla lily

Postby Eeyore » Dec 31, 2008 6:46 pm

That will be interesting to see Bill.
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Re: Finally I can show you my black calla lily

Postby joan w » Jan 01, 2009 8:50 am

That is just gorgeous Bill, and yes it would certainly set off the other colours.
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