Calling all "judges" for the annual DG County Fair! Vote for your favorites here!

CLOSED: Named Irises for Seed Auction!! In Your Dreams

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

We have at least ten Tall bearded Iris Rhizomes up for bid!! Mekos will be the auctioneer I will choose the winner all seeds will go to the newbie box. Mit from here on Dg has donated the irises.
Spice Lord, Afternoon Delight , Diana Shore , Vibrant ,Hoosier Pride to name a few of the possible colors , names in the winners box....
I am looking for non traditional as well as everyday seed for the newbies collection box.... Let the bids begin

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Fair Play, SC(Zone 7b)

Do I get to bid too, and can I win too, if you like my bid? This is too much fun to just sit by.

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

All bids are welcome!!! Heck they are encouraged...everyone bid even the 212 letters I sent last night for the scramble....the iris growers thread should come over here..Gosh the Brug thread should come over here these are great Irises!!

Watch Out!!!! Mekos has everything LOL High stakes on this one.

The goal is to bury Arejay in seeds right. Do you have staff Arejay?

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

I do have staff, watch out Mom here they come.....

Phoenix, AZ(Zone 9a)

Better get Mom a big 'ol can 'o coffee for this one!

Mojitos LOL

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

Yes she may need it.

Phoenix, AZ(Zone 9a)

Too funny Sherri! Robin - I didn't know your Mom was into mojitos . . .

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

Coffe for Mom Mojitos for Mindy for her birthday...

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

Great work Cue

Fair Play, SC(Zone 7b)

MY BID FOR IRIS:
Lupines purple,
Blue Lupines
Yellow 4"oclocks
10 seeds for the purple hyacinth bean,
10 seed for the Jacaronda tree
10 seedfor Tabebuia Caraiba-Yellow trumpet tree
5 seed for ginka Biloba
5 Paw Paw seeds
Pack of Chatters Maroon Hollyhock-double seeds
1 pack of English Lavender seeds.
5 seed Pride of Barbados
5seed redflower false Yucca
5 seeds pink bower vine
5 seeds dwarf Poinciana
5 seeds Floss Silk tree- white
5 seedsrose Mallow-Lavatera trimestris mix
5 seedsTexas Mountain Laurel
5 seeds Pink Coral vine
5 seeds Cassia Didymobotra
10 seeds Red Cardinal Climber vine


How does this sound?

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Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

Whoo hoo you go girl!!

Phoenix, AZ(Zone 9a)

See - mekos has everything . . .

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

Its great isn't it!!

Palm Coast, FL(Zone 9a)

ok.. im not eeeeven gonna attempt to bid with my two packs of Marigold seed after THAT bid.. sheesh..LOL

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

Yeah but....

Palm Coast, FL(Zone 9a)

lol.. but nothin... mekos has a monopoly on the bids with all the stuff she has...ROTFL

Baytown, TX(Zone 9b)

20 parrot lily seeds -- http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/900/

25 Christmas Senna seeds--http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/1328/

and 15 Evergreen Wisteria seeds http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/showimage/211909/

10 mimosa seeds http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/1764/

10 sprouting Milk and Wine Crinum seeds http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/514/

15 double peach pink oleander seeds Like this only with a blend of peach in with the pink http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/114026/


Well I don't think with the list above I have a chance but I tried :o)

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Palm Coast, FL(Zone 9a)

WOO HOOO!!! Competition!!!!! Yeah!!!

Fair Play, SC(Zone 7b)

When does the winner get picked?

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

Good List ILJ

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

lets give it until I dont know lets see what happens...

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

Remember the seeds go to the newbie box....

Palm Coast, FL(Zone 9a)

also posted on the Cottage Gardening forum...

off to post more links!

Fair Play, SC(Zone 7b)

We need a deadline to start this off. I'll add to my bid:
5 Pride of Barbados
5 seed of redflower false Yucca
5 pink Bower vine seeds

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

Ok let finish it up by 9 pm tomorrow. One little favor anyone posting and adding to their bids will you go back and add it to your original bid so I can find it all? Thanks

Palm Coast, FL(Zone 9a)

i agree.. would be easier on Arejay.. and perhaps create a *chat* thread, so you arent searching thru all the chatter to locate actual bids?

Baytown, TX(Zone 9b)

Thanks arejay59 I added a few more

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

Thank ILJ

Livermore, CA(Zone 9a)

I will bid:

Dierama Pulcherrimum ' Fairy Wand 14 seeds
Brugmansia Painted Lady x Chesa 16 seeds
Gaillardia Razzle Dazzle open pollinated
Impatiens glandulifera white 24 seeds
Poppy Antique Lace
Brugmansia seeds Phenomenal x Rosalla 2 seeds
Varigated Toad lily 24 seeds
Varigated Kiss me over the garden gate 16 seeds
Mandavilla Laxa vine 24 seeds
Araujia Sericifera 'Cruel Vine' 24 seeds
Papaver 'Laurens grape'
Red Gerbera Daisy
Peony Poppy Berries n' Cream
Alcea Hollyhock ' Summer Carnival 20 seeds
Plumeria Apricot Delight 5 seeds
Brugmansia Double Dark Rosetta x Superpink 6 seeds
Impatiens glandulifera 'Wine Red' 12 seeds
Aristologchia elegans from Whatcom Seed Comp. 24 seeds
Rhodochiton vine 12 seeds
Brugmansia Pink Perfection x Rubirosa 4 seeds
Black Bat plant 4 seeds
Brugmansia Phenominal x Super Pink 12 seeds.

Patricia

Fair Play, SC(Zone 7b)

I want Patricia's bid.

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

LOL Meeko you can have the bids you monitor the bids...

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

Nice bid Patricia

Henderson, NC(Zone 7b)

20 deep pink 4 o'clocks
20 Hardy White Hibiscus
20 Hardy Pink Hibiscus
20 Hardy wine Hibiscus
20- Hardy Yellow Hibiscus
Mixed colors Zinnia Seeds
20 Hyacinth Bean Vine
Triple Yellow Datura
Triple Purple Datura

Phoenix, AZ(Zone 9a)

Look at all those brugs mekos! Nice bid Patricia!

Palm Coast, FL(Zone 9a)

lol.. yup.. my two packs of everyday marigold seeds is looking quite sad now... hrmpph!

Litchfield, ME(Zone 5a)

Dont y'all wish you had not gotten your newbie packages yet???

Palm Coast, FL(Zone 9a)

Newp... im quite happy with what I got in mine...LOL.. tho I think a 'bonus' newbie pack would be a good thing...ROTFL

Henderson, NC(Zone 7b)

Boo Hooo........is there any other way to get those beautiful Iris? Don't have enough seeds.

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