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Click on a thumbnail picture below to see the full size version. 11 Entries.
Wednesday, June 24 View Page
Cut back to 44 plants this year. Pollinated the first one - 1604 Robinson with 666 Gansert. I have not pollinated this early in quite a few years. Pictures to follow.
Saturday, July 11 View Page
As of this morning I have 91 pollinations - some took but because of a week in the 90ís, I am sure some did not. I am all about orange and this one should be a beauty. Pollinated on 6/27 it is a 550 Swain X 666 Gansert cross.
Saturday, July 11 View Page
The 767 Swain crossed with the 525 Wolf.
Saturday, July 11 View Page
767 Swain X 525 Wolf.
Tuesday, July 21 View Page
Most of my 43 plants are pollinated, with the heat last week a number aborted. I have some great crosses I am anxious to plant next year. 877 Swain (677 Wolfx1501 Wagner) crossed with 1780 Wagner day 19
Tuesday, July 21 View Page
550 Swain (755 Pukosx855 Pukos) crossed with 666 Gansert day 25
Tuesday, July 21 View Page
767 Swain (291 Housex801 Swain) crossed with 525 Wolf. This one is growing like a weed. I have had some great pollinators from additional growers such as Schweigert, Seelow, Stelts, Rea, Harnica, Young, Robinson, Haist. This could be a great year.
Saturday, August 8 View Page
My 8 year old grandson checking out the 877 Swain. This could be a good one.
Tuesday, August 11 View Page
I rarely push them to hard to crack them but did this time to the 666 Gansert. Hopefully there are some viable seeds since it was crossed with 1501 Wagner
Friday, October 16 View Page
The display for 2020
Tuesday, November 10 View Page
Black gold


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